GRE Word List


upper or ruling class : aristocracy

The meaning of the word gentry is upper or ruling class : aristocracy.

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litheeasily bent or flexed
staccatocut short or apart in performing : disconnected
blasphemythe act of insulting or showing contempt or lack of reverence for God
exhaleto rise or be given off as vapor
fallaciousembodying a fallacy
philistinea native or inhabitant of ancient Philistia
underhandin a clandestine manner
waneto decrease in size, extent, or degree : dwindle