GRE Word List

STINT

a period of time spent at a particular activity

The meaning of the word stint is a period of time spent at a particular activity.

Random words

WordMeaning
penumbraa space of partial illumination (as in an eclipse) between the perfect shadow on all sides and the full light
repineto feel or express dejection or discontent : complain
raila bar extending from one post or support to another and serving as a guard or barrier
synopticaffording a general view of a whole
fulsomecharacterized by abundance : copious
conveyancethe action of conveying
chicanerydeception by artful subterfuge or sophistry : trickery
rightfuljust
offhandwithout premeditation or preparation : extempore
sinecurean office or position that requires little or no work and that usually provides an income