GRE Word List

PROSELYTIZE

(induce someone to) convert to a religion or belief; N. proselyte: new convert to a doctrine or religion

The meaning of the word proselytize is (induce someone to) convert to a religion or belief; N. proselyte: new convert to a doctrine or religion.

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assailassault
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nascentincipient; coming into being or existence; Ex. nascent ability in music
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