GRE Word List


to give over to another's care

The meaning of the word consign is to give over to another's care.

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temerityunreasonable or foolhardy contempt of danger or opposition : rashness
circleta little circle
efficacythe power to produce an effect
deferput off
artificeclever or artful skill : ingenuity
etymologythe history of a linguistic form (such as a word) shown by tracing its development since its earliest recorded occurrence in the language where it is found, by tracing its transmission from one language to another, by analyzing it into its component parts, by identifying its cognates in other languages, or by tracing it and its cognates to a common ancestral form in an ancestral language
apoliticalhaving no interest or involvement in political affairs
swarma great number of honeybees emigrating together from a hive in company with a queen to start a new colony elsewhere
inclinedhaving inclination, disposition, or tendency