GRE Word List

CONTRABAND

illegal or prohibited traffic in goods : smuggling

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

Random words

WordMeaning
lotan object used as a counter in determining a question by chance see also throw in one's lot with
irretrievablenot retrievable : impossible to regain or recover
meagerhaving little flesh : thin
disconcertto throw into confusion
predatoran organism that primarily obtains food by the killing and consuming of other organisms : an organism that lives by predation
oatmealmeal made from oats
fluencythe quality or state of being fluent
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steeplofty
retinuea group of retainers or attendants