GRE Word List


government by the wealthy

The meaning of the word plutocracy is government by the wealthy.

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nauseouscausing nausea or disgust : nauseating
discomposeto destroy the composure of
disparitya noticeable and usually significant difference or dissimilarity
warrena place legally authorized for keeping small game (such as hare or pheasant)
accommodateto provide with something desired, needed, or suited
accessoryan object or device that is not essential in itself but adds to the beauty, convenience, or effectiveness of something else
emissaryone designated as the agent of another : representative
meekenduring injury with patience and without resentment : mild
espionagethe practice of spying or using spies to obtain information about the plans and activities especially of a foreign government or a competing company
stymieto present an obstacle to : stand in the way of