GRE Word List

EXEMPT

not subject to a duty or obligation; free from a duty; V.

The meaning of the word exempt is not subject to a duty or obligation; free from a duty; V..

Random words

WordMeaning
sublimaterefine; purify; replace (natural urges) with socially acceptable activities; change between a solid state and a gaseous state
aquilinecurved; hooked; of or like an eagle; Ex. aquiline nose
onomatopoeiawords formed in imitation of natural sounds
doctrineteachings in general; particular principle (religious, legal, etc.) taught; dogma; tenet; ADJ. doctrinal
torrentrushing stream; flood; Ex. The rain fell in torrents.
unearthdig up; discover (facts) by careful searching; Ex. He unearthed some secrets about her; OP. conceal
lustrousshining; brilliant; Ex. lustrous hair
subsumeinclude (as a member of a group); encompass
bereaveddeprived of (someone beloved through death)
invokecall and bring into use (a right or law); call on/upon (a higher power or god) for help; ask for; beg for; conjure (a spirit); Ex. invoke the veto power; Ex. invoke one's advisor/God