GRE Word List

PROPINQUITY

nearness of blood : kinship

The meaning of the word propinquity is nearness of blood : kinship.

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WordMeaning
pervasiveexisting in or spreading through every part of something
besmirchto cause harm or damage to the purity, luster, or beauty of (something) : sully
abolishto end the observance or effect of (something, such as a law) : to completely do away with (something) : annul
enjointo direct or impose by authoritative order or with urgent admonition
punctiliousmarked by or concerned about precise accordance with the details of codes or conventions
dementedmad
impunityexemption or freedom from punishment, harm, or loss
resignationan act or instance of resigning something : surrender
supplantto supersede (another) especially by force or treachery
ambleto go at or as if at an easy gait : saunter