GRE Word List

STREW

spread randomly; sprinkle; scatter; Ex. flower girl strewing rose petals

The meaning of the word strew is spread randomly; sprinkle; scatter; Ex. flower girl strewing rose petals.

Random words

WordMeaning
notorietydisrepute; ill fame
asylumplace of refuge or shelter; protection (religious or political)
compatibleharmonious; in harmony with; able to exist together
interimmeantime; Ex. in the interim; ADJ. taking place during an interim; Ex. interim paper
demurobject (because of doubts, scruples); raise an objection (showing qualms); hesitate; Ex. demur at the idea of working on Sunday
rustlemake slight sounds like silk moving or being rubbed together
dispelscatter; drive away; cause to vanish
jargonlanguage used by special group; technical terminology; gibberish; nonsensical or incoherent talk
rapturegreat joy and delight; ecstasy; ADJ. rapturous
remittanceremitting of money; amount of money remitted