GRE Word List

MERCENARY

one that serves merely for wages

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

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WordMeaning
tertiaryof third rank, importance, or value
eschewto avoid habitually especially on moral or practical grounds : shun
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impersonalhaving no personal reference or connection
diligencesteady, earnest, and energetic effort : devoted and painstaking work and application to accomplish an undertaking : assiduity
carafea bottle with a flaring lip used to hold beverages and especially wine
slakesubside
glimmerto shine faintly or unsteadily
trappingsoutward signs
satiricalof, relating to, or constituting satire