GRE Word List

PERQUISITE

a privilege, gain, or profit incidental to regular salary or wages

The meaning of the word perquisite is a privilege, gain, or profit incidental to regular salary or wages.

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WordMeaning
abashto destroy the self-possession or self-confidence of (someone) : disconcert
reciteto repeat from memory or read aloud publicly
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knitto form by interlacing yarn or thread in a series of connected loops with needles
tepidmoderately warm : lukewarm
imperturbablemarked by extreme calm, impassivity, and steadiness : serene
meticulousmarked by extreme or excessive care in the consideration or treatment of details
regattaa rowing, speedboat, or sailing race or a series of such races
mottledmarked with spots of different colors : having blotches of two or more colors
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