GRE
alloy
to commingle; to debase by mixing with something inferior
appropriate
to take for one’s own use; confiscate
arrest
to suspend; to engage; holding one’s attention
august
majestic; venerable
bent
leaning; inclination, proclivity, propensity
broach
bring up, announce, begin to talk
brook
to tolerate, endure, countenance
cardinal
major;as in cardinal sin
chauvinist
a blindly devoted patriot
color
to change as if by dyeing
consequential
pompous, self-important
damp
to diminish the intensity or check the vibration of a sound
die
a tool used for shaping, as in a tool-and-die shop
essay
to test or try; attempt, experiment
exact
to demand
fell(verb)
to cause to fall by striking
fell(adj.)
inhumanly cruel
flag
to become spiritless
flip
sarcastic as in flippant
ford
to wade across the shallow part of a river
grouse
to complain, to grumble
guy
a rope, cord, or cable attached to something as a brace or guide
intimate
to imply, suggest, or insinuate
list
to tilt or lean to one side
lumber
to move heavily and clumsily
meet
fitting, proper
milk
to exploit, to squeeze every last ounce of
mince
speak too carefullyto take tiny steps
nice
exacting, fastidious, extremely precise
obtain
to be established, accepted, or customary
occult
hidden,concealed, recondite, beyond comprehension
pedestrian
commonplace, trite, unremarkable, quotidian
pied
variegated, multicolored
pine
to lose vigor; to yearn
plastic
malleable, tractable, moldable, pliable, not rigid
pluck
courage, spunk, fortitude
prize
something taken by force
rail
to bitterly complain about
rent
torn; part of rend
quail
to lose courage; turn frightened
qualify
to limit
sap(verb)
to enervate or weaken the vitality of; damp; flag
sap (adj)
a fool or nitwit
scurvy
contemptible; despicable
singular
exceptional, unusual, odd
stand
a group of tree
steep
to saturate or completely soak(like deep inside into something)
strut
the supporting structural cross-part of a wing
table
to remove from consideration
tender
to proffer or offer
waffle
to equivocate; to change one’s position
wag
joker