GRE Word List

LAITY

laypersons; laymen; persons not connected with the clergy

The meaning of the word laity is laypersons; laymen; persons not connected with the clergy.

Random words

WordMeaning
wanderluststrong longing to travel
humiddamp; N. humidity
equestrianrider on horseback; ADJ.
discomposedisturb the composure of; confuse
stintsupply; allotted amount of work; assigned portion of work; limitation; Ex. two-year stint in the army; Ex. without stint
obituarydeath notice (esp. in a newspaper); ADJ.
feignpretend
regaleentertain
willowyflexible; pliant; slender; CF. willow
materialismpreoccupation with physical comforts and things; excessive regard for worldly concerns (rather than spiritual matters)