GRE Word List

YOKE

join together; unite; N: crossbar used to joining two draft animals

The meaning of the word yoke is join together; unite; N: crossbar used to joining two draft animals.

Random words

WordMeaning
garnergather; store up; amass
vulgarof the common people; deficient in refinement; not refined; coarse; Ex. vulgar display of wealth; N. vulgarism: vulgarity; crudely indecent word; CF. vulgarian: vulgar person; boor; lout
equitablefair; impartial; OP. inequitable
soundin good condition; showing good judgment or good sense; thorough; complete; Ex. sound mind/investment/training
revelryboisterous merrymaking; V. revel: engage boisterous festivities; enjoy greatly; N: boisterous festivity or celebration
poisegood judgment with composure; balance; V: place in a carefully balanced position
scrapsmall bit or fragment; discarded waste material; fight; Ex. a scrap of paper/cloth; V: break into parts for disposal; discard as worthless; fight; quarrel
hilarityboisterous mirth(merriment; laughter); ADJ. hilarious: full of laughter
prevailbe widespread; triumph over; gain victory; prevail on: persuade; induce; Ex. Justice has prevailed; Ex. prevail on someone to do something
devisethink up; invent; plan; bequeath; N: bequest