GRE Word List

TREK

travel; journey; V: make a long difficult journey

The meaning of the word trek is travel; journey; V: make a long difficult journey.

Random words

WordMeaning
construeexplain; interpret; Ex. construe her silence as meaning that she agreed; CF. misconstrue
aerienest of a large bird of prey
despottyrant; harsh, authoritarian ruler; CF. despotism
granarystorehouse for grain
cloistermonastery or convent
trektravel; journey; V: make a long difficult journey
severseparate; cut off (a part) from a whole; break up (a relationship); N. severance; CF. severance pay: extra pay given an employee upon leaving a position
solubleable to be dissolved in a liquid; able to be worked out or solved
conspiracytreacherous plot; secret plan against the law (by two or more people)
scorenumber of points; written form of a musical composition; reason; group of 20; notch or incision; Ex. full/vocal score; Ex. Don't worry on that score; V: mark with lines or notches; Ex. score the paper to make it easy to fold