GRE Word List


obligatory; compulsory; of a mandate

The meaning of the word mandatory is obligatory; compulsory; of a mandate.

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massChristian religious ceremony; CF. Mass: ceremony of the Eucharist
expenditurepayment or expense; expending; something expended; output; Ex. receipt for the expenditure; Ex. expenditure of all the energy
urchinmischievous child (usually a boy); CF. urchin: hedgehog; CF. porcupine: pig with spikes ?; CF. sea urchin
aberrantabnormal or deviant
casteone of the hereditary classes in Hindu society; social stratification; prestige
largessgenerous gift (given to people who do not have enough)
nutritionprocess of nourishing or being nourished; CF. malnutrition
overthrowtopple; N.
jocosegiven to(having a tendency of) joking
avocationsecondary or minor occupation