GRE Word List

CULPRIT

one guilty of a crime

The meaning of the word culprit is one guilty of a crime.

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entouragegroup of attendants; retinue; CF. surround
transcendentexceeding ordinary limits; superior; surpassing; V. transcend: go beyond; exceed; surpass; N. transcendancy
siftput through a sieve to separate fine from coarse particles; sort or examine carefully
laggardslow; sluggish; N: one who lags; straggler
physiologicalpertaining to the science of the function of living organisms; N. physiology
covenantbinding agreement between two groups or people; compact; V: enter into a covenant; promise
hilarityboisterous mirth(merriment; laughter); ADJ. hilarious: full of laughter
missiveletter; written statement; CF. sent
compliantreadily acting in accordance with a rule, order, or the wishes or others; yielding; comforming to requirements
blandishmentflattery