GRE Word List


to withdraw or retreat from : leave behind

The meaning of the word relinquish is to withdraw or retreat from : leave behind.

Random words

sinistersingularly evil or productive of evil
vagrantone who has no established residence and wanders idly from place to place without lawful or visible means of support
compulsionan act of compelling
apothegma short, pithy, and instructive saying or formulation : aphorism
talismanan object held to act as a charm to avert evil and bring good fortune
infallibleincapable of error : unerring
stupora condition of greatly dulled or completely suspended sense or sensibility
prophylacticguarding from or preventing the spread or occurrence of disease or infection
cauterizeto sear with a cautery or caustic
impassableincapable of being passed, traveled, crossed, or surmounted