GRE Word List

INSURGENT

rebellious; N.

The meaning of the word insurgent is rebellious; N..

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WordMeaning
ironicexpressing irony; occurring in an unexpected and contrary manner
diabolicaldiabolic; devilish; fiendish
tempestuousstormy; violent; impassioned; N. tempest: violent storm
guststrong abrupt rush of wind; V. CF. bluster
prelatechurch dignitary; priest of high position in the church (esp. bishop)
scrappyquarrelsome
missileobject to be thrown or projected
promulgateannounce; proclaim a doctrine or law; make known by official publication
relinquishgive up something (with reluctance); yield; release; Ex. relinquish power/the claim to the land/his hold on my arm
abbreviateshorten