GRE Word List


contend; compete

The meaning of the word vie is contend; compete.

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torpedounderwater explosive apparatus; V.
courtattempt to gain; seek; woo; risk; behave so as to invite; attempt to gain the favor of by attention; Ex. court disaster
exemplaryserving as a model; outstanding; Ex. exemplary punishment/behavior; N. exemplar: typical example; model
dawdleloiter; hang around; waste time doing nothing
harryharass, annoy, torment (by repeated attacks); raid
sinuoustwisting; winding; bending in and out; not morally honest
blackballvote against (an applicant); ostracize; N: negative vote
venturerisk; expose to risk; dare; undertake a risk; N.
comportbear one's self; behave; Ex. comport oneself; N. comportment