GRE Word List


illegal or prohibited traffic in goods : smuggling

The meaning of the word contraband is illegal or prohibited traffic in goods : smuggling.

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scowlto contract the brow in an expression of displeasure
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bulwarka solid wall-like structure raised for defense : rampart
rustleto make or cause a rustle
munificentvery liberal in giving or bestowing (see bestow
confluencea coming or flowing together, meeting, or gathering at one point
penchanta strong and continued inclination
pendantsomething suspended: such as
snickerto laugh in a covert or partly suppressed manner : titter