GRE Word List

AMNESTY

pardon (allowed by government to political criminals)

The meaning of the word amnesty is pardon (allowed by government to political criminals).

Random words

WordMeaning
dabblework at in a nonserious fashion; splash around; move noisily in a liquid
mischanceill luck
malfeasancewrongdoing; misconduct (by a public official)
unfledgedimmature; not having the feathers necessary to fly; CF. fledgling
fastidiousdifficult to please; squeamish; fussy; finicky
imbecilityweakness of mind; state of being an imbecile; N. imbecile: stupid person; fool
discerningmentally quick and observant; having insight; perceptive; able to make good judgments; V. discern: perceive
dehydrateremove water from; dry out
vacuousempty; lacking in ideas; inane; stupid; Ex. vacuous expression; N. vacuity
kineticproducing motion; of motion