GRE Word List


to come into existence as a legally enforceable claim

The meaning of the word accrue is to come into existence as a legally enforceable claim.

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argotthe language used by a particular type or group of people : an often more or less secret vocabulary and idiom peculiar to a particular group
prunea plum dried or capable of drying without fermentation
secessionwithdrawal into privacy or solitude : retirement
perspicuityplain to the understanding especially because of clarity and precision of presentation
aureolea radiant light around the head or body of a representation of a sacred personage
censurea judgment involving condemnation
forda shallow part of a body of water that may be crossed by wading
plenarycomplete in every respect : absolute
deterrentserving to discourage, prevent, or inhibit : serving to deter
preeminenthaving paramount rank, dignity, or importance : outstanding