GRE Word List

TITTER

nervous giggle; nervous laugh; V.

The meaning of the word titter is nervous giggle; nervous laugh; V..

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WordMeaning
dissonancediscord
illuminatebrighten; clear up or make understandable; enlighten; enable to understand; Ex. illuminating remarks
despottyrant; harsh, authoritarian ruler; CF. despotism
lineagedescent; ancestry
predecessorformer occupant of a post
bequeathleave to someone by means of a will; hand down in his will; N. bequest
togaRoman outer robe
leveeearthen or stone embankment to prevent flooding; CF. raise
eventualhappening at last as a result; Ex. eventual victory
betraybe unfaithful; reveal (unconsciously or unwillingly); Ex. Her trembling hands betray her anxiety.