GRE Word List

VARIEGATE

change the appearance of (by marking with different colors)

The meaning of the word variegate is change the appearance of (by marking with different colors).

Random words

WordMeaning
comeuppancedeserts; well-deserved punishment or misfortune; rebuke
couphighly successful action or sudden attack; coup(s) d'etat; CF. coup de gr\^ace: deathblow or shot which kills
gradationseries of gradual stages; degree in such a progression
prevailbe widespread; triumph over; gain victory; prevail on: persuade; induce; Ex. Justice has prevailed; Ex. prevail on someone to do something
subpoenawrit(written command issued by a court) summoning a witness to appear in court; V: summon with a subpoena
debauchcorrupt morally; seduce from virtue; N. debauchery: wild behavior (with sex and alcohol)
susceptibleimpressionable; easily influenced; sensitive; having little resistance as to a disease; likely to suffer; receptive to; capable of accepting; Ex. susceptible to persuasion/colds; Ex. The agreement is not susceptible of alteration; N. susceptibility
carrionrotting flesh of a dead body; CF. vulture
hazyslightly obscure; misty; unclear; N. haze: light mist or smoke; confused state of mind
chaffworthless products of an endeavor; husk(outer seed cover) separated from grain; Ex. separate the wheat from the chaff