GRE Word List

DISPENSE

distribute; prepare and give out (medicines); N. dispensation: dispensing; religious system; official exemption from an obligation or a rule

The meaning of the word dispense is distribute; prepare and give out (medicines); N. dispensation: dispensing; religious system; official exemption from an obligation or a rule.

Random words

WordMeaning
subdueless intense; quieter; Ex. subdued lighting; Ex. subdue: conquer; make less intense; quiet; Ex. subdue one's anger
fraughtfilled (with something unpleasant); full; Ex. fraught with danger and difficulties; CF. freight
enactmake (a bill) into law
terminuslast stop of railroad; end
lineamentsfeatures especially of the face; distinctive shape or contour of the face; CF. line
jollitygaiety; cheerfulness; ADJ. jolly: merry; gay
anestheticsubstance that removes sensation with or without loss of consciousness; N. anesthesia
impenetrablenot able to be pierced or entered; beyond understanding; impossible to understand; Ex. impenetrable mystery
genreparticular variety of art or literature
premonitionforewarning; presentiment; foreboding