GRE Word List


to take vengeance for or on behalf of

The meaning of the word avenge is to take vengeance for or on behalf of.

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inanimatenot animate:
philanderera man who has sexual relations with many women
soporificcausing or tending to cause sleep
braga pompous or boastful statement
irreconcilableimpossible to reconcile
adamantunshakable or insistent especially in maintaining a position or opinion : unyielding
turncoatone who switches to an opposing side or party
gerrymanderthe act or method of gerrymandering
brindledhaving obscure dark streaks or flecks on a usually gray or tawny ground