GRE Word List


to exile by ostracism

The meaning of the word ostracize is to exile by ostracism.

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leniencythe quality or state of being lenient
oustto remove from or dispossess of property or position by legal action, by force, or by the compulsion of necessity
inveterateconfirmed in a habit : habitual
genialitymarked by or freely expressing sympathy or friendliness
apocryphalof doubtful authenticity : spurious
precisa concise summary of essential points, statements, or facts
gougea chisel with a concavo-convex cross section
forfeitsomething forfeited or subject to being forfeited (as for a crime, offense, or neglect of duty) : penalty
repelto drive back : repulse