GRE Word List


to shrink back involuntarily (as from pain) : flinch

The meaning of the word wince is to shrink back involuntarily (as from pain) : flinch.

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compromisesettlement of differences by arbitration or by consent reached by mutual concessions
benignof a mild type or character that does not threaten health or life
pedantone who is unimaginative or who unduly emphasizes minutiae in the presentation or use of knowledge
elegya poem in elegiac couplets
verbatimin the exact words : word for word
congealto change from a fluid to a solid state by or as if by cold
schemea plan or program of action
swaythe action or an instance of swaying or of being swayed : an oscillating, fluctuating, or sweeping motion