GRE Word List


rustic; country bumpkin;

The meaning of the word yokel is rustic; country bumpkin;.

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impeachcharge (a public official) with crime in office; raise doubts about; indict; Ex. impeach a witness's credibility
progenychildren; offspring; descendants
preeminentoutstanding; superior
resolutiondetermination; resoluteness; ADJ. resolute: firm or determined in purpose
pinionrestrain or immobilize by binding the wings or legs; N: bird's wing
hailfrozen rain drop; V: salute or greet; precipitate hail
ransacksearch thoroughly; pillage (going through a place); Ex. Enemy soldiers ransacked the town.
solemnityseriousness; gravity
discomfitfrustrate; put to rout; defeat; disconcert; embarrass; perturb