GRE Word List


rent or tribute in medieval England

The meaning of the word gavel is rent or tribute in medieval England.

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agnostica person who holds the view that any ultimate reality (such as God) is unknown and probably unknowable
resoundto become filled with sound : reverberate
demeanorbehavior toward others : outward manner
atoneto make amends : to provide or serve as reparation or compensation for something bad or unwelcome
nocturnalof, relating to, or occurring in the night
grazeto feed on growing herbage, attached algae, or phytoplankton
intrepidcharacterized by resolute fearlessness, fortitude, and endurance
deadlocka state of inaction or neutralization resulting from the opposition of equally powerful uncompromising persons or factions : standstill
trickleto issue or fall in drops