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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lunaticaffected with a severely disordered state of mind : insane
intelligentsiaintellectuals who form an artistic, social, or political vanguard or elite
immunenot susceptible or responsive
swipea strong sweeping blow
incidentan occurrence of an action or situation that is a separate unit of experience : happening
ascertainto find out or learn with certainty
propagateto cause to continue or increase by sexual or asexual reproduction
conveyancethe action of conveying
confluencea coming or flowing together, meeting, or gathering at one point
ascribeto refer to a supposed cause, source, or author : to say or think that (something) is caused by, comes from, or is associated with a particular person or thing