GRE Word List


a piece of burning wood

The meaning of the word firebrand is a piece of burning wood.

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miniona servile dependent, follower, or underling
filibusteran irregular military adventurer
terrestrialof or relating to the earth or its inhabitants
stipulateto make an agreement or covenant to do or forbear something : contract
weanto accustom (a young child or animal) to take food otherwise than by nursing
obeisancea movement of the body made in token of respect or submission : bow
impelto urge or drive forward or on by or as if by the exertion of strong moral pressure : force
erratichaving no fixed course : wandering
reinstateto place again (as in possession or in a former position)