GRE Word List

ANARCHIST

person who seeks to overturn the established government; advocate of abolishing authority

The meaning of the word anarchist is person who seeks to overturn the established government; advocate of abolishing authority.

Random words

WordMeaning
residueremainder; balance
conflagrationgreat fire
denouementfinal outcome; final development of the plot of a play or other literary work; the end of a story when everything is explained
slurpronounce indistinctly; speak indistinctly; mumble
encomiasticpraising; eulogistic; N. encomium: very high praise; eulogy
dehydrateremove water from; dry out
redressremedy; compensation; Ex. seek redress for the damage to your car; V: put right; remedy or rectify (a wrong); make amends for
curbchain or strap used with a bit to restrain a horse; something that checks; V: check; restrain
unimpeachablethat cannot be impeached; beyond doubt or question; blameless and exemplary
chagrinannoyance and disappointment; vexation (caused by humiliation or injured pride)