GRE Word List


courtesy; civility; Ex. comity of nations

The meaning of the word comity is courtesy; civility; Ex. comity of nations.

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disbarmake (a lawyer) leave the bar or the legal profession
dubiousquestionable; (of something) causing doubt; (of someone) filled with doubt; N. dubiety
inhibitrestrain; prohibit; retard or prevent; N. inhibition
consanguineoushaving a common ancestor
compendiumbrief, comprehensive summary; ADJ. compendious
venalcapable of being bribed; corrupt; CF. vernal
relegateput into a lower or worse place; banish to an inferior position; delegate; assign; Ex. relegate the old furniture to the children's room; Ex. relegated to the second division
steepsoak; saturate; Ex. steep the fabric in the dye bath; ADJ: precipitous
hypnosisinduced sleeping state; ADJ. hypnotic; V. hypnotize