GRE Word List

VEER

change in direction; swerve

The meaning of the word veer is change in direction; swerve.

Random words

WordMeaning
tentativenot fully worked out or developed; provisional; experimental; uncertain; hesitant; not definite or positive; Ex. tentative agreement/reply
maniacalraging mad; insane; N. maniac: insane person; CF. mania: disorder of the mind; intense enthusiasm
nibbeak(bill); pen point
dys-abnormal; impaired
modulatetone down in intensity; change the intensity or tone of; regulate; change from one musical key to another; Ex. modulate from E to G
prognosisforecasted course of a disease; prediction; CF. prognostic
uxoriousexcessively submissive or devoted to one's wife; CF. uxor: wife
fathomlesstoo deep to be measured or understood; unfathomable
consonantharmonious; in agreement; N.
boutmatch; short period of great activity; Ex. wrestling bout; bout of drinking/flu