GRE Word List


raised mark from a beating or whipping

The meaning of the word welt is raised mark from a beating or whipping.

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funerealsad; solemn; suitable for a funeral
resolvedecide; settle; solve; separate; make a determined decision; N. resolution
ruddyreddish; (of the face) reddish and healthy-looking
amicablepeaceful; politely friendly; not quarrelsome; Ex. amicable settlement
dazestun as with a blow or shock; bemuse; benumb; N.
appreciatebe thankful for; increase in worth; be thoroughly conscious of; ADJ. appreciable: enough to be felt; Ex. appreciable difference
demolitiondestruction; V. demolish
insensatewithout feeling; lacking sense; foolish
irksomeannoying; tedious; V. irk: annoy
murmurlow, indistinct, continuous sound; V. CF. mumble