GRE Word List


to present and urge reasons in opposition : expostulate

The meaning of the word remonstrate is to present and urge reasons in opposition : expostulate.

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tillerone that tills : cultivator
indigenousproduced, growing, living, or occurring natively or naturally in a particular region or environment
auspiciousshowing or suggesting that future success is likely : propitious
partisana firm adherent to a party, faction, cause, or person
ineptgenerally incompetent : bungling
certitudethe state of being or feeling certain
etymologythe history of a linguistic form (such as a word) shown by tracing its development since its earliest recorded occurrence in the language where it is found, by tracing its transmission from one language to another, by analyzing it into its component parts, by identifying its cognates in other languages, or by tracing it and its cognates to a common ancestral form in an ancestral language
slothdisinclination to action or labor : indolence
gamelya physical or mental competition conducted according to rules with the participants in direct opposition to each other
blotchto mark or mar with blotches