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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carpingmarked by or inclined to querulous and often perverse criticism
outfitthe act of fitting out or equipping (as for a voyage or expedition)
decrepitudethe quality or state of being decrepit
impertinentgiven to or characterized by insolent rudeness
garbledmade unclear or confusing : distorted or mixed up
fraudulentcharacterized by, based on, or done by fraud : deceitful
clapto strike (two things, such as two flat, hard surfaces) together so as to produce a sharp percussive noise
deliberateto think about or discuss issues and decisions carefully