GRE Word List

SUBTERFUGE

deception by artifice or stratagem in order to conceal, escape, or evade

The meaning of the word subterfuge is deception by artifice or stratagem in order to conceal, escape, or evade.

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WordMeaning
renegeto go back on a promise or commitment
welta strip between a shoe sole and upper through which they are stitched or stapled together
cabalthe contrived schemes of a group of persons secretly united in a plot (as to overturn a government)
satesatisfy to the full; satisfy to excess; cloy
dissimulateto hide under a false appearance
drasticacting rapidly or violently
dementedmad
proclivityan inclination or predisposition toward something
intermittentcoming and going at intervals : not continuous
calumnya misrepresentation intended to harm another's reputation