GRE Word List

PERJURY

false testimony while under oath; V. perjure oneself: testify falsely under oath

The meaning of the word perjury is false testimony while under oath; V. perjure oneself: testify falsely under oath.

Random words

WordMeaning
halcyoncalm; peaceful; Ex. halcyon days
transitorytransient; impermanent; fleeting; N. transitoriness
venerabledeserving high respect; commanding respect; CF. command: deserve and get
embossproduce a design in raised relief; decorate with a raised design
vertexsummit; highest point; PL. vertices
lineagedescent; ancestry
subalternsubordinate
qualifyreach a necessary standard; limit the meaning of something stated
relicsurviving remnant (from an extinct culture); memento; keepsake; relics: corpse; Ex. ancient relics; Ex. relics of his travel; Ex. His relics are buried at X.
wizardrysorcery; magic