GRE Word List

JURISPRUDENCE

the science or philosophy of law

The meaning of the word jurisprudence is the science or philosophy of law.

Random words

WordMeaning
invidiousof an unpleasant or objectionable nature : obnoxious
pass_offpresent falsely; represent falsely to be
brindledhaving obscure dark streaks or flecks on a usually gray or tawny ground
trekto make one's way arduously
rotundmarked by roundness : rounded
incommodiousnot commodious : inconvenient
tricksterone who tricks: such as
reprieveto delay the punishment of (someone, such as a condemned prisoner)
estimablecapable of being estimated
baffleto defeat or check (someone) by confusing or puzzling : to confuse or frustrate completely : disconcert