GRE Word List

TRICKLE

flow in drops or in a thin stream; N.

The meaning of the word trickle is flow in drops or in a thin stream; N..

Random words

WordMeaning
extraditionsurrender of prisoner by one state to another; Ex. extradition treaty; V. extradite
altruisticunselfishly generous; concerned for others; N. altiruism: unselfish concern for the welfare of others; unselfishness; OP. egoism
mysticof hidden meaning and spiritual power; Ex. mystic ceremonies; N. CF. mysticism
bankheap; piled-up mass; embankment; lateral tilting (as of an aircraft in turning); V: pile up; protect with a bank; tilt in turning
countermandcancel; revoke (an order)
overseewatch over and direct; supervise; N. oversight: unintentional failure to notice or do something; supervision
fetishobject believed to have spiritual powers; object of excessive attention or reverence; CF. fetishism
flutter(of a bird with large wings) wave (the wings) lightly, rapidly, and irregularly; vibrate rapidly or erratically; fly by waving quickly; flitter; N.
chauvinistblindly devoted patriot; zealous adherent of a group, cause, or sex; ADJ. chauvinistic; CF. chauvinism; Nicolas Chauvin
reproachblame (not angrily but sadly); express disapproval or disappointment; N. ADJ. reproachful