GRE Word List

DIGNITARY

person of high rank or position

The meaning of the word dignitary is person of high rank or position.

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WordMeaning
unearthlynot earthly; supernatural; weird; ghostly
triggerset off; start
franchiseright or privilege granted by authority; right to vote; license to sell a product in a particular territory
lumbermove heavily or clumsily; Ex. The bear lumbered through the woods; N: timber
languishlose animation or strength
ductilemalleable; pliable; (of metals) easily pulled into shape; flexible; (of someone) easily influenced or controlled
spoilsportone who spoils the pleasure of others
fanciedimagined; unreal
odiousarousing strong dislike; hateful(causing hatred); vile
deigncondescend; stoop