GRE Word List

STREW

to spread by scattering

The meaning of the word strew is to spread by scattering.

Random words

WordMeaning
mellifluoushaving a smooth rich flow
effronteryshameless boldness : insolence
penologya branch of criminology dealing with prison management and the treatment of offenders
burlesquea literary or dramatic work that seeks to ridicule by means of grotesque exaggeration or comic imitation
maternalof, relating to, belonging to, or characteristic of a mother : motherly
finickyextremely or excessively particular, exacting, or meticulous in taste or standards
scenarioan outline or synopsis of a play
rancorbitter deep-seated ill will
construeto analyze the arrangement and connection of words in (a sentence or sentence part)
strewto spread by scattering