GRE Word List


being under obligation for a favor or gift : indebted

The meaning of the word beholden is being under obligation for a favor or gift : indebted.

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poulticea soft usually heated and sometimes medicated mass spread on cloth and applied to sores or other lesions
validhaving legal efficacy or force
drudgerydull, irksome, and fatiguing work : uninspiring or menial labor
supplantto supersede (another) especially by force or treachery
coupletwo persons married, engaged, or otherwise romantically paired
undermineto subvert or weaken insidiously or secretly
squashto press or beat into a pulp or a flat mass : crush
begetto procreate as the father : sire
preternaturalexisting outside of nature
opaqueblocking the passage of radiant energy and especially light : exhibiting opacity (see opacity