GRE Word List

EMINENT

exhibiting eminence especially in standing above others in some quality or position : prominent

The meaning of the word eminent is exhibiting eminence especially in standing above others in some quality or position : prominent.

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WordMeaning
usagefirmly established and generally accepted practice or procedure
filigreeornamental work especially of fine wire of gold, silver, or copper applied chiefly to gold and silver surfaces
absolveto set (someone) free from an obligation or the consequences of guilt
edifyto instruct and improve especially in moral and religious knowledge : uplift
abdicateto renounce a throne, high office, dignity, or function
importunatetroublesomely urgent : overly persistent in request or demand
salineconsisting of or containing salt
ennuia feeling of weariness and dissatisfaction : boredom
stagnantnot flowing in a current or stream
chastiseto censure severely : castigate