GRE Word List


to act as patron of : provide aid or support for

The meaning of the word patronize is to act as patron of : provide aid or support for.

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egotismexcessive use of the first person singular personal pronoun
excerpta passage (as from a book or musical composition) selected, performed, or copied : extract
virtueconformity to a standard of right : morality
obliterateto remove utterly from recognition or memory
libidoinstinctual psychic energy that in psychoanalytic theory is derived from primitive biological urges (as for sexual pleasure or self-preservation) and that is expressed in conscious activity
queuea braid of hair usually worn hanging at the back of the head
panegyrica eulogistic oration or writing
resonantcontinuing to sound : echoing