GRE Word List

EXPATRIATE

exile; someone who has withdrawn from his native land; V: exile; banish; leave one's country

The meaning of the word expatriate is exile; someone who has withdrawn from his native land; V: exile; banish; leave one's country.

Random words

WordMeaning
effusionpouring forth; unrestrained outpouring of feeling; V. effuse: pour out; ADJ. effusive: pouring forth; gushing
docketprogram as for trial; book where such entries are made; list of things to be done; agenda; label fixed to a package listing contents or directions; V: describe in a docket
exertioneffort; expenditure of much physical work; V. exert oneself: make a great effort
devoutpious; deeply religious; sincere; earnest; Ex. my devout hope
motiftheme; recurrent thematic element in a musical or literary work; single or repeated pattern; figure
metaphorimplied comparison; CF. simile
latitudefreedom from narrow limitations
acmepeak; pinnacle; highest point
chagrinannoyance and disappointment; vexation (caused by humiliation or injured pride)
minglemix together in close association