GRE Word List


a strict disciplinarian

The meaning of the word martinet is a strict disciplinarian.

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paeana joyous song or hymn of praise, tribute, thanksgiving, or triumph
sonneta fixed verse form of Italian origin consisting of 14 lines that are typically 5-foot iambics rhyming according to a prescribed scheme
vituperativeuttering or given to censure : containing or characterized by verbal abuse
limpto walk lamely
whima capricious or eccentric and often sudden idea or turn of the mind : fancy
discerningshowing insight and understanding : discriminating
sycophanta servile self-seeking flatterer
hirelinga person who serves for hire especially for purely mercenary motives