GRE Word List


to compel to perform military service

The meaning of the word commandeer is to compel to perform military service.

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reclineto cause or permit to incline backwards
composurea calmness or repose especially of mind, bearing, or appearance : self-possession
insipidlacking in qualities that interest, stimulate, or challenge : dull
centaurany of a race of creatures fabled to be half human and half horse and to live in the mountains of Thessaly
smudgeto make a smudge on
orientationthe act or process of orienting or of being oriented
inclineto bend the head or body forward : bow