GRE Word List

THREAT

an expression of intention to inflict evil, injury, or damage

The meaning of the word threat is an expression of intention to inflict evil, injury, or damage.

Random words

WordMeaning
plagiarizeto steal and pass off (the ideas or words of another) as one's own : use (another's production) without crediting the source
tutelageinstruction especially of an individual
asyluman inviolable place of refuge and protection giving shelter to criminals and debtors : sanctuary
aboriginalbeing the first or earliest known of its kind present in a region
facetany of the definable aspects that make up a subject (as of contemplation) or an object (as of consideration)
odoriferousyielding an odor : odorous
qualifiedfitted (as by training or experience) for a given purpose : competent
paltryinferior
regimeregimen
ambushto attack by surprise from a hidden place : waylay