GRE Word List


to put or give in pledge : engage

The meaning of the word plight is to put or give in pledge : engage.

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abscissionthe act or process of cutting off : removal
refractiondeflection from a straight path undergone by a light ray or energy wave in passing obliquely from one medium (such as air) into another (such as glass) in which its velocity is different
sluggarda habitually lazy person
pallto lose strength or effectiveness
languorweakness or weariness of body or mind
discourseverbal interchange of ideas
specioushaving a false look of truth or genuineness : sophistic
tarnishto dull or destroy the luster of by or as if by air, dust, or dirt : soil