GRE Word List


to bend the knee

The meaning of the word genuflect is to bend the knee.

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halcyoncharacterized by happiness, great success, and prosperity : golden
statelymarked by lofty or imposing dignity
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curban edging (as of concrete) built along a street to form part of a gutter
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askewout of line : at an angle
demeanorbehavior toward others : outward manner
tacta keen sense of what to do or say in order to maintain good relations with others or avoid offense
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