GRE Word List


to release from slavery

The meaning of the word manumit is to release from slavery.

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forthrightfree from ambiguity or evasiveness : going straight to the point
seetheto suffer violent internal excitement
cantoone of the major divisions of a long poem
antediluvianof or relating to the period before the flood described in the Bible
ruddyhaving a healthy reddish color
myriadten thousand
deftcharacterized by facility and skill
fructifyto bear fruit
piebaldcomposed of incongruous parts
ciliatedpossessing cilia