GRE Word List



The meaning of the word forebears is ancestor.

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mercenaryone that serves merely for wages
pandemoniuma wild uproar (as because of anger or excitement in a crowd of people)
venerateto regard with reverential respect or with admiring deference
vignettea picture (such as an engraving or photograph) that shades off gradually into the surrounding paper
adhereto hold fast or stick by or as if by gluing, suction, grasping, or fusing
wangleto resort to trickery or devious methods
sordidmarked by baseness or grossness : vile
antipathya strong feeling of dislike
taciturntemperamentally disinclined to talk