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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insinuateto impart or suggest in an artful or indirect way : imply
dregssediment contained in a liquid or precipitated (see precipitate
primatea bishop who has precedence in a province, a group of provinces, or a nation
repudiateto refuse to accept
reprieveto delay the punishment of (someone, such as a condemned prisoner)
punyslight or inferior in power, size, or importance : weak
regaleto entertain sumptuously : feast with delicacies
mediocreof moderate or low quality, value, ability, or performance : ordinary
propsomething that props or sustains : support