GRE Word List

BENEVOLENT

marked by or disposed to doing good

The meaning of the word benevolent is marked by or disposed to doing good.

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appurtenancesaccessory objects
bowdlerizeto expurgate (something, such as a book) by omitting or modifying parts considered vulgar
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obsequiousmarked by or exhibiting a fawning attentiveness
eschewto avoid habitually especially on moral or practical grounds : shun
fissurea narrow opening or crack of considerable length and depth usually occurring from some breaking or parting
gallbrazen boldness coupled with impudent assurance and insolence
paltryinferior
nexusconnection