GRE Word List

ARBITER

person with power to decide a matter in dispute; judge who is in a position ot make influential judgments; Ex. supreme arbiter of fashion in beachware

The meaning of the word arbiter is person with power to decide a matter in dispute; judge who is in a position ot make influential judgments; Ex. supreme arbiter of fashion in beachware.

Random words

WordMeaning
maceratesoften by soaking in liquid; waste away; Ex. macerate powdered wood to make paper
voguepopular fashion; Ex. Jeans became the vogue.
rivetingholding one's attention; absorbing; engrossing
vindicateclear from blame; free from blame or accusation (with supporting proof); exonerate; substantiate; justify or support; avenge; Ex. vindicate one's client; Ex. vindicate one's claim; CF. vindicator
advocatespeak in favor of; support (an idea or plan); urge; plead for
discountdisregard; regard (a story or news) as unimportant; deduct from a cost
incompatibleinharmonious; N. incompatibility
malcontentperson dissatisfied with existing state of affairs; discontented person; ADJ: discontented
retributiondeserved punishment for wrongdoing; punishment for offenses; compensation; vengeance; CF. pay back
exorcisedrive out evil spirits