GRE Word List


an unbranded range animal

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

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placeboa usually pharmacologically inert preparation prescribed more for the mental relief of the patient than for its actual effect on a disorder
maelstroma powerful often violent whirlpool sucking in objects within a given radius
sinecurean office or position that requires little or no work and that usually provides an income
unscathedwholly unharmed : not injured
plagiarizeto steal and pass off (the ideas or words of another) as one's own : use (another's production) without crediting the source
philistinea native or inhabitant of ancient Philistia
stammerto make involuntary stops and repetitions in speaking : stutter
rotunditymarked by roundness : rounded
potentialexisting in possibility : capable of development into actuality
obfuscateto throw into shadow : darken