GRE Word List


one that serves merely for wages

The meaning of the word mercenary is one that serves merely for wages.

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diffusebeing at once verbose and ill-organized
callowlacking adult sophistication : immature
dispenseto divide and share out according to a plan : to deal out in portions
interloperone that interlopes: such as
arcadea long arched building or gallery
artifactsa usually simple object (such as a tool or ornament) showing human workmanship or modification as distinguished from a natural object
onerousinvolving, imposing, or constituting a burden : troublesome
consolean architectural member projecting from a wall to form a bracket or from a keystone for ornament
winnowto remove (something, such as chaff) by a current of air
sunderto break apart or in two : separate by or as if by violence or by intervening time or space