GRE Word List


gold or silver considered as so much metal

The meaning of the word bullion is gold or silver considered as so much metal.

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chuckleto laugh inwardly or quietly
solitudethe quality or state of being alone or remote from society : seclusion
tithea tenth part of something paid as a voluntary contribution or as a tax especially for the support of a religious establishment
castrateto deprive (a male animal or person) of the testes
impassionedfilled with passion or zeal : showing great warmth or intensity of feeling
casteone of the hereditary social classes in Hinduism that restrict the occupation of their members and their association with the members of other castes
comebacka sharp or witty reply : retort
choicethe act of choosing : selection
importto bring from a foreign or external source: such as
boona timely benefit : blessing