GRE Word List


the holder of an office or ecclesiastical benefice

The meaning of the word incumbent is the holder of an office or ecclesiastical benefice.

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luscioushaving a delicious taste or smell : sweet
tacitexpressed or carried on without words or speech
enunciateto make a definite or systematic statement of
genialitymarked by or freely expressing sympathy or friendliness
fluencythe quality or state of being fluent
abhorto regard with extreme repugnance : to feel hatred or loathing for : loathe
amenableliable to be brought to account : answerable
portendto give an omen or anticipatory sign of
penologya branch of criminology dealing with prison management and the treatment of offenders
concisemarked by brevity of expression or statement : free from all elaboration and superfluous detail