GRE Word List


to call to remembrance

The meaning of the word commemorate is to call to remembrance.

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fathoma unit of length equal to six feet (1.83 meters) used especially for measuring the depth of water
forfeitsomething forfeited or subject to being forfeited (as for a crime, offense, or neglect of duty) : penalty
sovereigntysupreme power especially over a body politic
blighta disease or injury of plants marked by the formation of lesions, withering, and death of parts (such as leaves and tubers)
demurto take exception : object
reminiscentof the character of or relating to reminiscence
canvassto go through (a district) or go to (persons) in order to solicit orders or political support or to determine opinions or sentiments
upshotthe final result : outcome
optometrista specialist licensed to practice optometry compare ophthalmologist
prolificproducing young or fruit especially freely : fruitful