GRE Word List


to renounce upon oath

The meaning of the word abjure is to renounce upon oath.

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precepta command or principle intended especially as a general rule of action
dwindleto become steadily less : shrink
rusticateto go into or reside in the country : follow a rustic life
reciteto repeat from memory or read aloud publicly
aggrandizeto make great or greater : increase
baitto persecute or exasperate with unjust, malicious, or persistent attacks
pillagethe act of looting or plundering especially in war
malodoroushaving a bad odor
dissolutionthe act or process of dissolving: such as
yieldto bear or bring forth as a natural product especially as a result of cultivation