GRE Word List

MOGUL

powerful person; Ex. oil moguls; CF. Mogol, Moghul; CF. Mongolian

The meaning of the word mogul is powerful person; Ex. oil moguls; CF. Mogol, Moghul; CF. Mongolian.

Random words

WordMeaning
titlename (of a book, film, etc.); mark of rank; formal appellation as of rank or office (such as Lord or General); right or claim to possession; championship; Ex. title as head of the family; Ex. title to the estate
wheedledeceive, persuade, or obtain by flattery; cajole; coax; Ex. wheedle a promise out of her
buffooneryclowning
sustainsuffer (harm or loss); experience; support; prop; maintain; keep in existence; nourish (to maintain life); Ex. sustain the family/the trapped miners
muddleconfuse; mix up confusedly; N: state of confusion
antisepticsubstance that prevents infection in a wound; ADJ.
concisebrief and compact
overwroughtnervous or excited; extremely agitated; hysterical; wrought-up; CF. wrought: made or done
catcallshout of disapproval or displeasure (made at the theater or a sports match); boo; V.
pedagogyteaching; art of education