GRE Word List


a small handful (as of hay or straw)

The meaning of the word wisp is a small handful (as of hay or straw).

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anonymitythe quality or state of being anonymous
docketa brief written summary of a document : abstract
runicany of the characters of any of several alphabets used by the Germanic peoples from about the 3rd to the 13th centuries
talismanan object held to act as a charm to avert evil and bring good fortune
perimeterthe boundary of a closed plane figure
dwindleto become steadily less : shrink
rabidextremely violent : furious
smirkto smile in a smug or condescending way