GRE Word List

COMMONWEALTH

nation governed by the people; republic; people of a nation

The meaning of the word commonwealth is nation governed by the people; republic; people of a nation.

Random words

WordMeaning
constituentsupporter; voter; member of a constituency; component
impoliticnot wise; not expedient; not politic
fortuitousaccidental; by chance; N. fortuity
satiricalusing satire; mocking
chaseornament a metal surface by indenting; follow rapidly to catch
psychiatristdoctor who treats mental diseases
pronounceddistinct; very noticeable; Ex. pronounced limp
gougeovercharge (with high price); extort from; Ex. gouge the public; CF. usury
misogamyhatred of marriage
reciprocalmutual; given and received in return; exchangeable; interacting; Ex. reciprocal trade agreement