GRE Word List


body of customers

The meaning of the word clientele is body of customers.

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humussubstance or rich soil formed by decaying vegetable matter; CF. soil
intelligentsiaintellectuals; members of the educated elite (often used derogatorily)
kudoshonor; glory; acclaim or praise for exceptional achievement
espouseadopt; support (an idea or aim); marry; N. espousal
swarthy(of a skin or complexion) dark; dusky; Ex. swarthy Italian ?
overthrowtopple; N.
prefigurebe a sign of; foreshadow
materialismpreoccupation with physical comforts and things; excessive regard for worldly concerns (rather than spiritual matters)
tortuouswinding; full of curves; Ex. tortuous mountain road
morbidgiven to unwholesome or unhealthy thought; moody; characteristic of disease; Ex. morbid curiosity; N. morbidity; CF. disease