GRE Word List
Essential English Words with Meaning and Sentences #3
Essential English Words with Meanin...
The meaning of the word tint is slight degree of color; V: give a tint to.
|ascribe||refer; attribute; assign|
|feint||trick; shift; sham blow; feigned attack to draw away defensive action; V.|
|polemical||aggressive in verbal attack; disputatious (rather than simply expressing opinions)|
|amphibian||able to live both on land and in water; N.|
|fitful||spasmodic; intermittent; irregular|
|glimmer||shine erratically; twinkle; N: dim or unsteady light; faint indication; Ex. glimmer of hope|
|clip||cut off with shears; fasten; N: something clipped off (as a short extract from film); clasp or fastener|
|chip||lose a small piece from the surface or edge; N: small piece broken off something; CF. French fry; Potato chip/crisp|