GRE Word List

SUSPEND

cause to stop for a period; interrupt; hold in abeyance; defer; hang from above; exclude for a period from a position; Ex. suspended state; Ex. suspend judgment; Ex. suspended from the team; N. suspension

The meaning of the word suspend is cause to stop for a period; interrupt; hold in abeyance; defer; hang from above; exclude for a period from a position; Ex. suspended state; Ex. suspend judgment; Ex. suspended from the team; N. suspension.

Random words

WordMeaning
tickletouch (the body) lightly so as to cause laughter; please
malaiseuneasiness; vague feeling of ill health (without any particular pain or appearance of disease)
ecosystemecological community together with its environment
conformityharmony; agreement with established rules or customs; similarity; Ex. behave in conformity with; V. conform: be similar; act in agreement; comply; Ex. conform to the rule; CF. conformance
malodorousfoul-smelling
doloroussorrowful; N. dolor
gloatexpress evil satisfaction; look at or think about with evil satisfaction; view malevolently; Ex. The thief gloated over the stolen jewels.
quellsuppress; put an end to; put down forcibly; extinguish; quiet; Ex. ``Army Quells Rebellion'' in newspaper; CF. kill
lecherygross lewdness; lustfulness; ADJ. lecherous; N. lecher: lecherous man
pathostender sorrow; pity; quality in art or literature that produces these feelings; Ex. pathos that runs through the novel