GRE Word List

VENTURE

risk; expose to risk; dare; undertake a risk; N.

The meaning of the word venture is risk; expose to risk; dare; undertake a risk; N..

Random words

WordMeaning
protocoldiplomatic etiquette; ceremony and etiquette observed by diplomats; first copy of a treaty before its ratification; Ex. Protocol demands that the queen meet him at the airport.
ligneouslike wood
analogysimilarity; parallelism; comparing two similar things
featuredistinctive part of the faces (as the eyes or mouth); features: overall appearance of the face; prominent or distinctive quality; prominent article; film; V: make prominent
ensuefollow (as a result)
affableeasily approachable; easy to talk to; warmly friendly
reprievepostponement or cancelation of a punishment; temporary stay; V: postpone or cancel the punishment of
potentatemonarch; sovereign
friezeornamental horizontal band on a wall
turpitudedepravity; baseness; Ex. moral turpitude