GRE Word List


a chain or shackle for the feet

The meaning of the word fetter is a chain or shackle for the feet.

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novaa star that suddenly increases its light output tremendously and then fades away to its former obscurity in a few months or years
swaggerto conduct oneself in an arrogant or superciliously pompous manner
valedictionan act of bidding farewell
wrenchto move with a violent twist
connotationsomething suggested by a word or thing : implication
savoryhaving savor: such as
facetiousjoking or jesting often inappropriately : waggish
perjurythe voluntary violation of an oath or vow either by swearing to what is untrue or by omission to do what has been promised under oath : false swearing
minatoryhaving a menacing quality