GRE Word List

CODIFY

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

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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.

Random words

WordMeaning
complementcomplete; consummate; make perfect; N.
alliterationrepetition of beginning sound in poetry
stymiethwart; present an obstacle; stump
multiplicitystate of being numerous or multiple; large number; Ex. multiplicity of details; ADJ. multiple: of more than one element
agapeopenmouthed
idyllshort poem idealizing rural life; simple happy period of life (in the country); scene from such a time; Ex. idyll of two young lovers
acquiesceassent; agree passively; comply without protest
tokenoutward sign; Ex. a token of our gratitude
represshold back (the natural expression of); restrain; crush; oppress; Ex. repressed child; Ex. repress a laugh/rebellion
unraveldisentangle; solve