GRE Word List


to lay aside (a mood or disposition) partly or wholly

The meaning of the word remit is to lay aside (a mood or disposition) partly or wholly.

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prefatoryof, relating to, or constituting a preface
swellto expand (as in size, volume, or numbers) gradually beyond a normal or original limit
melancholydepression of spirits : dejection
contaminateto soil, stain, corrupt, or infect by contact or association
bateto reduce the force or intensity of : restrain
carnagethe flesh of slain animals or humans
consummateextremely skilled and accomplished
posturethe position or bearing of the body whether characteristic or assumed for a special purpose
jabberto talk rapidly, indistinctly, or unintelligibly
fiatan authoritative or arbitrary order : decree