GRE Word List

FRANCHISE

right or privilege granted by authority; right to vote; license to sell a product in a particular territory

The meaning of the word franchise is right or privilege granted by authority; right to vote; license to sell a product in a particular territory.

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amokin a state of rage; Ex. run amok
heresyopinion contrary to popular belief; opinion contrary to accepted religion; ADJ. heretical; CF. heretic
fritterwaste (time or money on unimportant things)
accordagreement
slagglassy residue from smelting metal; dross; waste matter
scowlfrown angrily; N: angry frown
masonone who builds or works with stone or brick; N. masonry: work of a mason; stonework or brickwork
palliateease pain (without curing); make less severe or offensive (a crime or illness)
mobilemovable; not fixed; N. mobility
prurienthaving or causing lustful desires and thoughts; arousing immoderate sexual desire