GRE Word List


one who executes

The meaning of the word executioner is one who executes.

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monasticof or relating to monasteries or to monks or nuns
solsticeeither of the two points on the ecliptic at which its distance from the celestial equator is greatest and which is reached by the sun each year about June 21 and December 21
indoctrinateto imbue with a usually partisan or sectarian opinion, point of view, or principle
ravelto become unwoven, untwisted, or unwound : fray
expurgateto cleanse of something morally harmful, offensive, or erroneous
viscoushaving a thick or sticky consistency : viscid
lacerationthe act of lacerating
worldlyof, relating to, or devoted to this world and its pursuits rather than to religion or spiritual affairs
wagea payment usually of money for labor or services usually according to contract and on an hourly, daily, or piecework basis
callowlacking adult sophistication : immature