GRE Word List


to advance in station, rank, or honor : raise

The meaning of the word promote is to advance in station, rank, or honor : raise.

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aloftat or to a great height
anticlimaxthe usually sudden transition in discourse from a significant idea to a trivial or ludicrous idea
slackento make less active : slow up
blueof the color whose hue is that of the clear sky : of the color blue (see blue
refectorya dining hall (as in a monastery or college)
skimto clear (a liquid) of scum or floating substance
numismatistthe study or collection of coins, tokens, and paper money and sometimes related objects (such as medals)
toutto make much of : promote
healthfulbeneficial to health of body or mind
genrea category of artistic, musical, or literary composition characterized by a particular style, form, or content