GRE Word List


a shackle for the hand or wrist : handcuff

The meaning of the word manacle is a shackle for the hand or wrist : handcuff.

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sullyto make soiled or tarnished : defile
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kineticof or relating to the motion of material bodies and the forces and energy associated therewith
voodooa religion that is derived from African polytheism and ancestor worship and is practiced chiefly in Haiti
contagiona contagious disease
spoonerisma transposition of usually initial sounds of two or more words (as in tons of soil for sons of toil)