GRE Word List

POTENTATE

ruler

The meaning of the word potentate is ruler.

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WordMeaning
luxuriateto grow profusely : thrive
righteousacting in accord with divine or moral law : free from guilt or sin
gustthe sensation of taste
philanderera man who has sexual relations with many women
liena charge upon real or personal property for the satisfaction of some debt or duty ordinarily arising by operation of law
peremptoryputting an end to or precluding a right of action, debate, or delay
cumulativeincreasing by successive additions
throbto pulsate or pound with abnormal force or rapidity
barristera counsel admitted to plead at the bar and undertake the public trial of causes in an English superior court compare solicitor
insalubriousnot conducive to health : unwholesome