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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mantlea loose sleeveless garment worn over other clothes : cloak
steadfastfirmly fixed in place : immovable
taintto contaminate morally : corrupt
sterilefailing to bear or incapable of producing fruit or spores
docileeasily taught
milieuthe physical or social setting in which something occurs or develops : environment
dabbleto work or involve oneself superficially or intermittently especially in a secondary activity or interest
capriciousgoverned or characterized by caprice : impulsive
aghaststruck with terror, amazement, or horror : shocked and upset
inflateddistended with air or gas