GRE Word List


one who defends or maintains a cause or proposal

The meaning of the word advocate is one who defends or maintains a cause or proposal.

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pitha usually continuous central strand of spongy tissue in the stems of most vascular plants that probably functions chiefly in storage
lurkto lie in wait in a place of concealment especially for an evil purpose
facileeasily accomplished or attained
endearmenta word or an act (such as a caress) expressing affection
weirdof strange or extraordinary character : odd
dallyto act playfully
anointto smear or rub with oil or an oily substance
spoonerisma transposition of usually initial sounds of two or more words (as in tons of soil for sons of toil)
prodigiouscausing amazement or wonder