GRE Word List

CONTRABAND

illegal trade; smuggling; smuggled goods; ADJ.

The meaning of the word contraband is illegal trade; smuggling; smuggled goods; ADJ..

Random words

WordMeaning
yokejoin together; unite; N: crossbar used to joining two draft animals
bureaucracyoverregulated administrative system marked by red tape; ADJ. bureaucratic
amalgamcombination of different things; mixture of metals (containing mercury) used for filling holes in teeth
whinecomplain (in a sad voice); make a high sad sound (as in pain or supplication)
conundrumriddle; difficult problem
recriminationcountercharges; V. recriminate
tauttight; strained; tense; ready; OP. slack
hypnosisinduced sleeping state; ADJ. hypnotic; V. hypnotize
seducelead away from proper conduct; entice; ADJ. seductive
demoticof or pertaining to the people