GRE Word List


to hold back from action : check

The meaning of the word withhold is to hold back from action : check.

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spurnto reject with disdain or contempt : scorn
ransackto look through thoroughly in often a rough way
sartorialof or relating to a tailor or tailored clothes
jargonthe technical terminology or characteristic idiom of a special activity or group
aperturean opening or open space : hole
haplesshaving no luck : unfortunate
ashenof, relating to, or made from ash wood
venoma toxic substance produced by some animals (such as snakes, scorpions, or bees) that is injected into prey or an enemy chiefly by biting or stinging and has an injurious or lethal effect