GRE Word List

MANIFESTO

public declaration of principles; statement of policy

The meaning of the word manifesto is public declaration of principles; statement of policy.

Random words

WordMeaning
aghastfilled with great surprise or fear; horrified
abridgecondense or shorten
arbitrateact as judge (at the request of both sides)
contritepenitent; repentant; N. contrition
chasmabyss; very deep crack
gravityseriousness; ADJ. grave
implacableincapable of being pacified; impossible to appease; Ex. implacable enemy
filibusterblock legislation or prevent action in a lawmaking body by making very slow long speeches; N; freebooter
aggrandizemake greater; increase in power, wealth, rank, or honor; N. aggrandizement
overwhelm(of water) cover completely; defeat completely by much greater force; Ex. overwhelmed by grief