GRE Word List


liberal giving (as of money) to or as if to an inferior

The meaning of the word largess is liberal giving (as of money) to or as if to an inferior.

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sounda particular auditory impression : tone
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modean arrangement of the eight diatonic notes or tones of an octave according to one of several fixed schemes of their intervals (see interval