GRE Word List


official with power to administer the law

The meaning of the word magistrate is official with power to administer the law.

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motleymulti-colored (as of a garment worn by a jester); mixed; heterogeneous; CF. jester: one who jests (as a paid fool at medieval courts)
improvisecompose on the spur of the moment
puissantpowerful; strong; potent; N. puissance: power
abominabledetestable; extremely unpleasant
isotopevarying from of an element
maudlineffusively sentimental
concordharmony; accord
recumbentreclining; lying down completely or in part
wizenedshriveled; withered; Ex. wizened apple/old lady
quarrydig into (to get stone); N: mine; รคผฎภๅ