GRE Word List

MANUMIT

to release from slavery

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

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palliddeficient in color : wan
instigateto goad or urge forward : provoke
hazymade dim or cloudy by or as if by fine dust, smoke, or light vapor in the air : obscured by or as if by haze (see haze
avengeto take vengeance for or on behalf of
peregrinationto travel especially on foot : walk
impermeablenot permitting passage (as of a fluid) through its substance
delugean overflowing of the land by water
pietythe quality or state of being pious: such as
overblownpast the prime of bloom
litanya prayer consisting of a series of invocations and supplications by the leader with alternate responses by the congregation