GRE Word List

REMIT

transmit (money) in payment; free someone from a debt or punishment

The meaning of the word remit is transmit (money) in payment; free someone from a debt or punishment.

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WordMeaning
rudimentaryelementary; not developed; crude; N. rudiment: fundamental element or principle; Ex. rudiments of the language
robuststrong; vigorous
preponderancesuperiority of power, quantity, etc.; V. preponderate: be greater in power, weight, or importance; ADJ. preponderant
incumbentobligatory; imposed as an obligation; currently holding an office; N: person who holds an office
tepidlukewarm; slightly warm; ΉΜΑφ±ΩΗΡ; half-hearted; not eager; Ex. tepid reaction to the new film; Ex. tepid supporter
halfheartedexhibiting little interest or enthusiasm
ambrosiafood of the gods
bereftdeprived of (something valuable); lacking
gluttonsomeone who eats too much; ADJ. gluttonous: given to gluttony; greedy; CF. gluttony: habit of eating too much
tenderoffer formally; extend; Ex. tender one's resignation/the exact fare; N: formal offer; money; Ex. legal tender; ADJ: young and vulnerable; sensitive to the touch; sore; soft; delicate; Ex. child of tender years; Ex. tender wound