GRE Word List


to set free (as from slavery)

The meaning of the word enfranchise is to set free (as from slavery).

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attritionsorrow for one's sins that arises from a motive other than that of the love of God
fraya usually disorderly or protracted fight, struggle, or dispute
ratifyto approve and sanction formally : confirm
travestya debased, distorted, or grossly inferior imitation
prolixityunduly prolonged or drawn out : too long
brevityshortness of duration
pathetichaving a capacity to move one to either compassionate or contemptuous pity
asymmetrichaving two sides or halves that are not the same : not symmetrical
proxythe agency, function, or office of a deputy who acts as a substitute for another