GRE Word List

CHANCELLOR

the secretary of a nobleman, prince, or king

The meaning of the word chancellor is the secretary of a nobleman, prince, or king.

Random words

WordMeaning
oracularresembling an oracle (as in solemnity of delivery)
mediateoccupying a middle position
wistfulfull of yearning or desire tinged with melancholy
homilya usually short sermon
exchequera department or office of state in medieval England charged with the collection and management of the royal revenue and judicial determination of all revenue causes
coga tooth on the rim of a wheel or gear
nipto catch hold of and squeeze tightly between two surfaces, edges, or points : pinch
raspyharsh
miserlyof, relating to, or characteristic of a miser
transmuteto change or alter in form, appearance, or nature and especially to a higher form