GRE Word List

ILLICIT

not permitted : unlawful

The meaning of the word illicit is not permitted : unlawful.

Random words

WordMeaning
transcribeto make a written copy of
earthlycharacteristic of or belonging to this earth
remittancea sum of money remitted
reinstateto place again (as in possession or in a former position)
avuncularsuggestive of an uncle especially in kindliness or geniality
philanderera man who has sexual relations with many women
acerbitythe quality of being acerbic
calumnya misrepresentation intended to harm another's reputation
adulationextreme or excessive admiration or flattery
intimatemarked by a warm friendship developing through long association