GRE Score: Vocabulary Exercise: Verb Adjective

v. knead
manually manipulate (someone's body), usually for medicinal or relaxation purposes
accord or comport with; beseem
fix firmly

v. desecrate
beat through cleverness; outsmart; outfox; beat
move in a twisting or contorted motion, (especially when struggling); wriggle; worm; squirm; twist
command against; proscribe; veto; disallow; nix
remove the consecration from a person or an object; deconsecrate

v. rile
exalt to the position of a God
injure or wound seriously and leave permanent disfiguration or mutilation
make turbid by stirring up the sediments of
settle the affairs of by determining the debts and applying the assets to pay them off

v. daub
bother; harass
make a pillaging or destructive raid on (a place), as in wartimes
coat with plaster; plaster; smear
grant in a condescending manner

v. thwart
yield (to)
hinder or prevent (the efforts, plans, or desires) of; spoil; scotch; cross
make complete or perfect
bear; deport; conduct; carry

v. accost
approach with an offer of sexual favors
make senseless or dizzy by or as if by a blow
keep in one's mind
bring up a topic for discussion

adj. muggy
hot or warm and humid; sticky
resembling or characteristic of a fox
parallel; similar
very small; lilliputian; midget; petite; tiny; flyspeck

v. alienate
make a pillaging or destructive raid on (a place), as in wartimes
exalt to the position of a God
confirm; sanction; legalize
make withdrawn or isolated or emotionally dissociated

v. stoke
stir up or tend
defeat someone through trickery or deceit; shaft; screw; chicane; jockey
mistake one thing for another
call together

v. neigh
increase and decrease in volume or pitch, as if in waves
supply sparingly and with restricted quantities; scant
turn away or aside
make a characteristic sound, of a horse; whicker; whinny