GRE Word List


underline; emphasize

The meaning of the word underscore is underline; emphasize.

Random words

antiquatedobsolete; old-fashioned; outdated
franchiseright or privilege granted by authority; right to vote; license to sell a product in a particular territory
begetfather; become the father of; produce; give rise to
outlawfugitive from the law (excluded from legal protection); V: declare (someone) to be an outlaw; deprive of the protection of the law; declare illegal; Ex. Drinking has been outlawed.
pancriticize harshly
jovialgood-natured; merry; cheerful
breachbreaking of contract or duty; fissure or gap; opening; V.
perversepurposely continuing to do something wrong; stubbornly wrongheaded; perverted; directed away from what is right; wicked and unacceptable; Ex. perverse satisfaction; Ex. Hannibal Lecter in a perverse mood; N. perversity
engulfsurround and swallow up