GRE Word List


to be necessary, proper, or advantageous for

The meaning of the word behoove is to be necessary, proper, or advantageous for.

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roosteran adult male domestic chicken : cock
supererogatoryobserved or performed to an extent not enjoined or required
jurisprudencethe science or philosophy of law
restivestubbornly resisting control : balky
epicureanof or relating to Epicurus or Epicureanism
tippleto drink liquor especially by habit or to excess
shacklesomething (such as a manacle or fetter) that confines the legs or arms
artificeclever or artful skill : ingenuity
retaliateto return like for like
claspa device (such as a hook) for holding objects or parts together