GRE Word List


the act of affirming

The meaning of the word affirmation is the act of affirming.

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patentopen to public inspection
occludeto close up or block off : obstruct
covetousmarked by inordinate desire for wealth or possessions or for another's possessions
spartana native or inhabitant of ancient Sparta
compatiblecapable of existing together in harmony
piecemealone piece at a time : gradually
conscripta conscripted person (such as a military recruit)
harryto make a pillaging or destructive raid on : assault
cloyingdisgusting or distasteful by reason of excess
palimpsestwriting material (such as a parchment or tablet) used one or more times after earlier writing has been erased