GRE Word List
360 English Vocabulary Compilation Words - English for Beginners (Part 2)
360 English Vocabulary Compilation ...
The meaning of the word codify is arrange (laws or rules) as a code; classify; N. code: system of words used instead of ordinary writing; collection of laws, rules, established social customs.
|complement||complete; consummate; make perfect; N.|
|alliteration||repetition of beginning sound in poetry|
|stymie||thwart; present an obstacle; stump|
|multiplicity||state of being numerous or multiple; large number; Ex. multiplicity of details; ADJ. multiple: of more than one element|
|idyll||short poem idealizing rural life; simple happy period of life (in the country); scene from such a time; Ex. idyll of two young lovers|
|acquiesce||assent; agree passively; comply without protest|
|token||outward sign; Ex. a token of our gratitude|
|repress||hold back (the natural expression of); restrain; crush; oppress; Ex. repressed child; Ex. repress a laugh/rebellion|