GRE Word List

SWELL

long wave of water that moves continuously without breaking; V.

The meaning of the word swell is long wave of water that moves continuously without breaking; V..

Random words

WordMeaning
fermentationchemical reaction that splits complex organic compounds; unrest; agitation
pseudonympen name; fictitious name assumed by an author; ADJ. pseudonymous
nipsnip off; stop something's growth or development; bite; make numb with cold; Ex. nip the plan; Ex. A guard dog nipped the postman; Ex. fingers nipped by the extreme chill
submergeplace under water; dip; go under water; cover completely (as with water); Ex. submerged in work
demoniacfiendish; cruel; N. demon: evil supernatural being; devil
malignspeak evil of; bad-mouth(criticize spitefully); defame; ADJ: harmful; Ex. malign influence
razedestroy completely; Ex. raze the city to the ground
limboregion near heaven or hell where certain souls are kept; prison (slang); Ex. Purgatory and Limbo
heraldmessenger; sign of something to come; V: announce; proclaim; Ex. unheralded researcher
ramifybranch out; divide into branches or subdivisions