GRE Word List
360 English Vocabulary Compilation Words - English for Beginners (Part 2)
360 English Vocabulary Compilation ...
The meaning of the word whet is sharpen; stimulate; Ex. whet someone's appetite.
|raffle||lottery; V: award as a prize in a raffle; Ex. raffle off a new car|
|allude||refer indirectly; N. allusion: indirect reference|
|avantgarde||group of artists whose work is based on the newest ideas and methods; CF. vanguard|
|avuncular||of or like an uncle|
|distinction||honor; excellence; difference; contrast; discrimination; Ex. graduated with distinction; Ex. a writer of real distinction|
|accomplice||partner in crime|
|compensatory||making up for; repaying|