GRE Word List


one who commits apostasy

The meaning of the word apostate is one who commits apostasy.

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philanthropistone who makes an active effort to promote human welfare : a person who practices philanthropy
deciduousfalling off or shed seasonally or at a certain stage of development in the life cycle
burgeonto send forth new growth (such as buds or branches) : sprout
axioma statement accepted as true as the basis for argument or inference : postulate
bentunenclosed grassland
tantamountequivalent in value, significance, or effect
dooma law or ordinance especially in Anglo-Saxon England
recantto withdraw or repudiate (a statement or belief) formally and publicly : renounce
novicea person admitted to probationary membership in a religious community
mentora friend of Odysseus entrusted with the education of Odysseus' son Telemachus