GRE Word List

RELEGATE

put into a lower or worse place; banish to an inferior position; delegate; assign; Ex. relegate the old furniture to the children's room; Ex. relegated to the second division

The meaning of the word relegate is put into a lower or worse place; banish to an inferior position; delegate; assign; Ex. relegate the old furniture to the children's room; Ex. relegated to the second division.

Random words

WordMeaning
empiricalbased on experience
surrogatesubstitute; person or thing used in place of another; Ex. surrogate mother; ADJ.
impotentweak; ineffective; lacking in physical strength or power
illusivedeceiving; based on illusion; causing illusion; deceptive
invectiveabuse
tarnishmake or become dull or discolored; N.
volublefluent; talkative; glib; N. volubility
befuddleconfuse thoroughly
depletereduce; exhaust
confidenceself-assurance; calm unworried feeling based on a strong belief in one's abilities; strong belief in the ability of a person or plan; trust or faith in a person or thing; something confided; secret; Ex. confidence in your ability; Ex. I'm telling you this in confidence; Ex. exchange confidences about their boyfriends; ADJ. confident