GRE Word List


wetland; marsh; V: flood; overwhelm; drench in with liquid

The meaning of the word swamp is wetland; marsh; V: flood; overwhelm; drench in with liquid.

Random words

environenclose; surround; N. environs: surrounding area (as of a city)
scapegoatsomeone who bears the blame for others; whipping boy; CF. escape+goat
soberserious; solemn; not drunken; abstemious or temperate; V: make or become sober
endorseapprove; support; write one's signature on the back of; N. endorsement; CF. dorsal
impetuousviolent; hasty; rash; impulsive; without careful thought; Ex. impetuous decision
constituentsupporter; voter; member of a constituency; component
maulhandle roughly; batter; injure by beating; Ex. mauled by his overexcited fans; N: heavy long-handled hammer
consummatecomplete; V.
entityreal being
withdrawnintroverted; retiring; remote