GRE Word List

FETISH

object believed to have spiritual powers; object of excessive attention or reverence; CF. fetishism

The meaning of the word fetish is object believed to have spiritual powers; object of excessive attention or reverence; CF. fetishism.

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WordMeaning
primalfirst in rank or importance; being first in time; original; Ex. man's primal innocence
hamperobstruct; prevent the free movement of; N: ½Δ·αΗ°ΐΜ³ͺ ΐΗΊΉ ΅ξΐ» ΄γ΄Β ΉΩ±Έ΄Ο
expatriateexile; someone who has withdrawn from his native land; V: exile; banish; leave one's country
cohabitlive together
tithetax of one-tenth (contributed to a church); V: pay a tithe
dys-abnormal; impaired
convergeapproach; tend to meet; come together
functionaryofficial (who performs a particular function)
pungentstinging; acrid; sharp in taste or smell; (of speech or writing) caustic; N. pungency
subsidiaryserving to assist; subordinate; secondary; of a subsidy; N.