GRE Word List

COMPLEMENT

something that fills up, completes, or makes better or perfect

The meaning of the word complement is something that fills up, completes, or makes better or perfect.

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WordMeaning
talismanan object held to act as a charm to avert evil and bring good fortune
reconditedifficult or impossible for one of ordinary understanding or knowledge to comprehend : deep
aspirantone who aspires
mottoa sentence, phrase, or word inscribed on something as appropriate to or indicative of its character or use
swampa wetland often partially or intermittently covered with water
reprieveto delay the punishment of (someone, such as a condemned prisoner)
saunterto walk about in an idle or leisurely manner : stroll
perforateto make a hole through
rabidextremely violent : furious
fervorintensity of feeling or expression