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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capitulateto surrender often after negotiation of terms
swarthyof a dark color, complexion, or cast
frockan outer garment worn by monks and friars : habit
mercurialof, relating to, or born under the planet Mercury
frustrateto balk or defeat in an endeavor
diaphanouscharacterized by such fineness of texture as to permit seeing through
regenerationan act or the process of regenerating : the state of being regenerated
sinecurean office or position that requires little or no work and that usually provides an income
hutan often small and temporary dwelling of simple construction : shack
detainto hold or keep in or as if in custody