GRE Word List

PHILANTHROPIST

lover of mankind; doer of good; N. philanthropy

The meaning of the word philanthropist is lover of mankind; doer of good; N. philanthropy.

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WordMeaning
conventionalordinary; typical; not nuclear; Ex. conventional weapons
erudite(of a person or book) learned; full of learning; scholarly; N. erudition
patrimonyproperty inherited from a father
dauntlessbold; fearless
chaffingbantering; joking
probeexplore with a probe or tools; investigate; N: slender instrument used to explore a wound or body cavity; device designed to investigate an unknown region; thorough investigation; Ex. space probe
apparentevident; easily seen or understood; appearing as such; Ex. apparent improvement
diemetal block used for shaping metal or plastic; device for stamping or impressing; mold; CF. dice
slagglassy residue from smelting metal; dross; waste matter
listtilt (as of a ship); lean over (to one side)