GRE Word List

ORIENT

to direct (something, such as a book or film) toward the interests of a particular group

The meaning of the word orient is to direct (something, such as a book or film) toward the interests of a particular group.

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chagrindisquietude or distress of mind caused by humiliation, disappointment, or failure
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captionthe part of a legal document that shows where, when, and by what authority it was taken, found, or executed
impotentnot potent : lacking in power, strength, or vigor : helpless
imminentready to take place : happening soon
underhandin a clandestine manner
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slapto strike sharply with or as if with the open hand
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