GRE Word List
Essential English Words with Meaning and Sentences #1
Essential English Words with Meanin...
The meaning of the word indecisive is marked by indecision; inconclusive; Ex. indecisive battle.
|confiscate||seize; take possession of (private property) by official order (usu. as a punishment); commandeer|
|didactic||(of speech or writing) intended to teach a moral lesson; teaching; instructional; N. didacticism|
|swagger||walk or behave with an over-confident manner|
|mammal||vertebrate animal whose female suckles its young|
|magnate||person of prominence or influence; powerful or influential person (in business or industry); Ex. oil magnate|
|privy||secret; hidden; not public; made a participant in something secret; Ex. privy chamber government; Ex. be privy to a discussion; CF. private|
|rotund||(of a person) fat and round|
|acquittal||deliverance from a charge; V. acquit: free from a charge or accusation; discharge from a duty; conduct (oneself) in a specified manner|
|benign||kindly; favorable; not malignant (disease); Ex. benign tumor|
|writ||written command issued by a court (telling someone to do or not to do something)|