GRE Word List


kill by choking or suffocating; suppress

The meaning of the word strangle is kill by choking or suffocating; suppress.

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concedeadmit; acknowledge as being true (often reluctantly); yield; grant; Ex. concede a goal
deigncondescend; stoop
piqueirritation; resentment from wounded pride (eg. loss in a contest); V: provoke; arouse; annoy; cause to feel resentment; Ex. pique her curiosity
parallelismstate of being parallel; similarity; analogy
thriveprosper; flourish
inferdeduce; conclude; N. inference
cumbersomeheavy and awkward to carry or wear; burdensome; Ex. cumbersome parcel/uniform
fakenot genuine; N: one that is not genuine; impostor; sham; V: counterfeit; Ex. fake the results of the experiment/the signature
striatedmarked with parallel bands; striped; grooved; Ex. striated rocks; V. striate; N. stria: thin groove or line
validatemake valid; confirm; ratify