GRE Word List

PERQUISITE

any gain above stipulated salary; Ex. perquisites such as free meals and a car

The meaning of the word perquisite is any gain above stipulated salary; Ex. perquisites such as free meals and a car.

Random words

WordMeaning
remittransmit (money) in payment; free someone from a debt or punishment
menageriecollection of wild animals on exhibition; zoo
gossamersheer; very light; like cobwebs; N: soft and sheer fabric; cobweb
insubordinationdisobedience; rebelliousness; ADJ. insubordinate
tenuousthin; slim; rare
precipitatehurl downward; throw headlong; hasten; cause to happen sooner; condense and fall as rain or snow; cause (a solid substance) to be separated from a solution; ADJ. hasty; rash; premature; sudden
iniquitouswicked; immoral; unrighteous; N. iniquity; Ex. den of iniquity
petulanttouchy; peevish; ill-tempered
effeminatehaving womanly traits
amorousmoved by sexual love; loving; of sexual love; Ex. amorous advances