GRE Word List

PRIVY

secret; hidden; not public; made a participant in something secret; Ex. privy chamber government; Ex. be privy to a discussion; CF. private

The meaning of the word privy is secret; hidden; not public; made a participant in something secret; Ex. privy chamber government; Ex. be privy to a discussion; CF. private.

Random words

WordMeaning
homagehonor; tribute; great respect; Ex. pay/do homage to
negligibleso small, trifling, or unimportant as to be easily disregarded
simulatefeign; imitate
numismatistperson who collects coins; N. numismatics: study or collection of money, coins, and medals
implicitunderstood but not stated; implied; unquestioning and complete; Ex. implicit trust
rouelecherous man
resolutiondetermination; resoluteness; ADJ. resolute: firm or determined in purpose
usurylending money at illegal high rates of interest
baitharass; tease; torment; Ex. badger baiting; N: food or other lure used to catch fish or trap animals
adventarrival