GRE Word List


an authoritative decree or direction : order

The meaning of the word ordinance is an authoritative decree or direction : order.

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inclineto bend the head or body forward : bow
magisterialof, relating to, or having the characteristics of a master or teacher : authoritative
epauletsomething that ornaments or protects the shoulder: such as
rationalean explanation of controlling principles of opinion, belief, practice, or phenomena
gerrymanderthe act or method of gerrymandering
communetalk over
vanguardthe forefront of an action or movement
disheartento cause to lose hope, enthusiasm, or courage : to cause to lose spirit or morale
seasona time characterized by a particular circumstance or feature