GRE Word List


become unsteady and fall down

The meaning of the word topple is become unsteady and fall down.

Random words

matrixpoint of origin; array of numbers or algebraic symbols; mold or die; Ex. the matrix of Western civilization
cavaliercasual and offhand; arrogant; N: knight
cankerany ulcerous sore; ulcer; any evil; CF. cancer
ravenousextremely hungry; voracious
incognitowith identity concealed; using an assumed name; ADJ.
quellsuppress; put an end to; put down forcibly; extinguish; quiet; Ex. ``Army Quells Rebellion'' in newspaper; CF. kill
embittermake bitter; fill with painful or bitter feelings; make sad and angry; Ex. He was embittered by many disappointments.
opulenceextreme wealth; luxuriousness; abundance; ADJ. opulent: possessing great wealth; abundant
sluiceartificial channel for directing or controlling the flow of water (with a gate to regulate the flow)