GRE Word List

MENDICANT

beggar; ADJ: living as a beggar

The meaning of the word mendicant is beggar; ADJ: living as a beggar.

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WordMeaning
overtopen to view; public; not secret; CF. covert
scrappyquarrelsome
rudimentaryelementary; not developed; crude; N. rudiment: fundamental element or principle; Ex. rudiments of the language
wry(esp. of an expression of the face) twisted; with a humorous twist (expressing displeasure)
interrogatequestion closely; cross-examine; cross-question
dissidentdissenting (with an opinion, a group, or a government); rebellious; N.
misconductimmoral behavior; bad management; V.
calumnymalicious misrepresentation; slander
overseewatch over and direct; supervise; N. oversight: unintentional failure to notice or do something; supervision
negligibleso small, trifling, or unimportant as to be easily disregarded