GRE Word List

BEHOLDEN

obligated; indebted; owing thanks; obliged or indebted from gratitude

The meaning of the word beholden is obligated; indebted; owing thanks; obliged or indebted from gratitude.

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WordMeaning
infantilechildish; infantlike
sojourntemporary stay; V: stay for a time
barbsharp projection from fishhook, arrow, or other object; openly cutting remark
lividlead-colored; black and blue (as from a bruise); ashen; enraged; extremely angry
bifurcateddivided into two branches; forked
prologueintroduction (to a poem or play)
invectiveabuse
syllogismlogical formula consisting of a major premise, a minor premise and a conclusion; deceptive or specious argument
deferencecourteous regard for another's wish; courteous yielding to another's wish or opinion (showing respect); ADJ. deferential; OP. effrontery
blightedsuffering from a disease; destroyed