GRE Word List

POLYGAMIST

one who has more than one spouse at a time; CF. bigamy; CF. polyandry

The meaning of the word polygamist is one who has more than one spouse at a time; CF. bigamy; CF. polyandry.

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WordMeaning
lexicographercompiler of a dictionary; CF. lexicography: work of compiling a dictionary
inclinedtending or leaning toward; bent; V. incline: slant; dispose; be disposed; tend
inditewrite; compose
magniloquentboastful; pompous
provisionact of providing; something provided; preparatory measure; provisions: necessary supplies (esp. food); stipulation; condition in an agreement; Ex. According to the provisions of the agreement
brazeninsolent; without shame; bold; Ex. brazen lie; V: face with bold self-assurance or with unshamed confidence
suffragistadvocate of the extension of voting rights (for women); CF. suffrage
veracitytruthfulness; adherence to the truth
decorousproper (in behavior, conduct, or appearance)
suspensestate of being undecided; anxiety or apprehension resulting from uncertainty