GRE Word List

BENEFICIARY

a person or thing that receives help or an advantage from something : one that benefits from something

The meaning of the word beneficiary is a person or thing that receives help or an advantage from something : one that benefits from something.

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WordMeaning
heedlessnot taking heed : inconsiderate
sentientresponsive to or conscious of sense impressions
brinkedge
shadecomparative darkness or obscurity owing to interception of the rays of light
talonthe claw of an animal and especially of a bird of prey
venuelocale
swelterto suffer, sweat, or be faint from heat
libidoinstinctual psychic energy that in psychoanalytic theory is derived from primitive biological urges (as for sexual pleasure or self-preservation) and that is expressed in conscious activity
placateto soothe or mollify especially by concessions : appease
craveto ask for earnestly : beg