GRE Word List

MAVERICK

an unbranded range animal

The meaning of the word maverick is an unbranded range animal.

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dirgea song or hymn of grief or lamentation
pulsethe regular expansion of an artery caused by the ejection of blood into the arterial system by the contractions of the heart
stunto make senseless, groggy, or dizzy by or as if by a blow : daze
purportto have the often specious appearance of being, intending, or claiming (something implied or inferred)
emancipateto free from restraint, control, or the power of another
strutto become turgid : swell
hallowedholy
repealto rescind or annul by authoritative act
collateto compare critically
charismaa personal magic of leadership arousing special popular loyalty or enthusiasm for a public figure (such as a political leader)