GRE Word List


formal agreement

The meaning of the word concordat is formal agreement.

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seclusionisolation; solitude; V. seclude: set apart from others; isolate
palpitatethrob; beat rapidly; flutter; tremble; Ex. Her heart began to palpitate.
usurylending money at illegal high rates of interest
dorsalrelating to the back of an animal; Ex. dorsal fin
raveoverwhelmingly favorable review; V: talk wildly as if mad; Ex. raving lunatic
swampwetland; marsh; V: flood; overwhelm; drench in with liquid
exertioneffort; expenditure of much physical work; V. exert oneself: make a great effort
abusivecoarsely insulting; physically harmful
abstemioussparing in eating and drinking; temperate
graduatearrange into categories or grades; divide into marked intervals (for use in measurement); Ex. graduated ruler