GRE Word List

SURGE

powerful movement of or like a wave; V.

The meaning of the word surge is powerful movement of or like a wave; V..

Random words

WordMeaning
lopsidedheavier or larger on one side than the other; Ex. lopsided way of walking
lamentgrieve; express sorrow; N. lamentation
vindicateclear from blame; free from blame or accusation (with supporting proof); exonerate; substantiate; justify or support; avenge; Ex. vindicate one's client; Ex. vindicate one's claim; CF. vindicator
imperativeabsolutely necessary; that must be done; critically important; expressing command; Ex. It is imperative that; N: something that must be done
bedragglewet thoroughly; ADJ. bedraggled: draggled
documentprovide written evidence (for a claim); record with documents; N.
hotheadperson who does things too quickly without thinking; ADJ. hotheaded
projectilemissile; fired or thrown object (such as stone or bullet)
wanhaving a pale or sickly color; pallid
groovelong narrow channel made in a surface to guide the movement of something; Ex. groove of the record