GRE Word List

LAYMAN

a person who is not a member of the clergy

The meaning of the word layman is a person who is not a member of the clergy.

Random words

WordMeaning
categoricalabsolute
nipto catch hold of and squeeze tightly between two surfaces, edges, or points : pinch
gratuitousnot called for by the circumstances : not necessary, appropriate, or justified : unwarranted
captionthe part of a legal document that shows where, when, and by what authority it was taken, found, or executed
repulsionthe action of repulsing : the state of being repulsed
multiplicitythe quality or state of being multiple or various
privyprivate
precipicea very steep or overhanging place
maledictioncurse
indulgeto yield to the desire of : humor