GRE Word List


female fox; ill-tempered woman; CF. shrew

The meaning of the word vixen is female fox; ill-tempered woman; CF. shrew.

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frictionclash or conflict in opinion; rubbing against
philanthropistlover of mankind; doer of good; N. philanthropy
scufflestruggle confusedly; move off in a confused hurry; N. CF. scuffling twins ?
artisana manually skilled worker
swervedeviate; turn aside sharply from a straight course; Ex. swerve from the principle; Ex. The car swerved to the right.
prankmischievous trick
consonantharmonious; in agreement; N.
franticwild; distraught as from fear or worry; Ex. frantic with fear
skiffsmall light sailboat or rowboat
entomologystudy of insects