GRE Word List

THREAT

sign or warning (of coming danger); Ex. threat of rain; V: express a threat; give warning of (something bad); Ex. The cloud threatens rain.

The meaning of the word threat is sign or warning (of coming danger); Ex. threat of rain; V: express a threat; give warning of (something bad); Ex. The cloud threatens rain..

Random words

WordMeaning
matrimonystate of being married
partitiondivide into parts
smudgedirty mark with unclear edges made by rubbing; V.
burlesquegive an imitation that ridicules; imitate mockingly
broilcook by direct heat; N.
abortiveunsuccessful; fruitless
uniformitysameness; monotony; ADJ. uniform: the same all over
floridruddy; (of a complexion) reddish; flowery; very ornate; CF. rose
erudite(of a person or book) learned; full of learning; scholarly; N. erudition
facetiousjoking (often inappropriately); unserious; humorous