GRE Word List


a stray person or animal

The meaning of the word waif is a stray person or animal.

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stratageman artifice or trick in war for deceiving and outwitting the enemy
recastto cast again
transitiona change or shift from one state, subject, place, etc. to another
recreantcrying for mercy : cowardly
blotchto mark or mar with blotches
blueslow spirits : melancholy
civilof or relating to citizens
emolumentthe returns arising from office or employment usually in the form of compensation or perquisites
toxiccontaining or being poisonous material especially when capable of causing death or serious debilitation
acridsharp and harsh or unpleasantly pungent in taste or odor : irritating