GRE Word List


to approve and sanction formally : confirm

The meaning of the word ratify is to approve and sanction formally : confirm.

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solecisman ungrammatical combination of words in a sentence
fuss:trouble or worry over trifles; make nervous; pay too much attention to; N: needless concern or worry (about a trivial thing); anxious nervous condition; display of attention; Ex. make a fuss over the baby
pineany of a genus (Pinus of the family Pinaceae, the pine family) of coniferous evergreen trees that have slender elongated needles and include some valuable timber trees and ornamentals
witticisma cleverly witty and often biting or ironic remark
dulcetsweet to the taste
vilifyto utter slanderous and abusive statements against : defame
brandishto shake or wave (something, such as a weapon) menacingly
corpusclea minute particle
voluptuoussuggesting sensual pleasure by fullness and beauty of form
razeto destroy to the ground : demolish