GRE Word List


permission to act

The meaning of the word license is permission to act.

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timorousof a timid disposition : fearful
mammothany of a genus (Mammuthus) of extinct Pleistocene mammals of the elephant family distinguished from recent elephants by highly ridged molars, usually large size, very long tusks that curve upward, and well-developed body hair
eccentricitythe quality or state of being eccentric
waverto vacillate irresolutely between choices : fluctuate in opinion, allegiance, or direction
feignto give a false appearance of : induce as a false impression
outstripto go faster or farther than
fraya usually disorderly or protracted fight, struggle, or dispute
utopiaa place of ideal perfection especially in laws, government, and social conditions
daubto cover or coat with soft adhesive matter : plaster
contagiona contagious disease