GRE Word List
Essential English Words with Meaning and Sentences #3
Essential English Words with Meanin...
The meaning of the word tout is promote or publicize (one's goods or service); praise excessively (as a form of advertisement); CF. advertise.
|farce||broad comedy; mockery; humorous play full of silly things happening; ADJ. farcical|
|enjoin||command; order; forbid|
|aegis||shield; protection; defense|
|jaundiced||yellowed; prejudiced (envious, hostile, or resentful) from long and disappointing experience of human affairs; Ex. with a jaundiced eye|
|grudging||unwilling; reluctant; stingy(giving reluctantly)|
|frisk||move about playfully; froric; ADJ. frisky: playful|
|whim||sudden capricious idea; fancy|
|healthful||conducive to good health; Ex. healthful mountain air|
|usurp||seize another's power or rank (without legal authority); supplant; appropriate; N. usurpation; CF. take for one's own use|
|inculcate||teach (ideas or principles); instill|