GRE Word List

FILIAL

pertaining to or befitting a son or daughter; Ex. filial respect

The meaning of the word filial is pertaining to or befitting a son or daughter; Ex. filial respect.

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WordMeaning
patoislocal or provincial dialect
rococoornate; highly decorated; N. CF. 18th century
tawnybrownish yellow
valorbravery; ADJ. valiant: possessing valor; brave
rendsplit; tear apart; N. rent; CF. heartrending: causing deep sorrow
corpusclered or white cell in the blood
influxflowing into
betraybe unfaithful; reveal (unconsciously or unwillingly); Ex. Her trembling hands betray her anxiety.
embroilthrow into confusion; involve in strife, dispute, or quarrel; entangle; CF. imbroglio
peonlandless agricultural worker; bond servant; menial worker; N. peonage