GRE Word List


make return for; repay; reciprocate; revenge; N. requittal

The meaning of the word requite is make return for; repay; reciprocate; revenge; N. requittal.

Random words

battalionarmy unit made up of four or more companies
reciprocatedo or give something in return; repay in kind; give or take mutually; interchange; move backwards and forwards; Ex. reciprocate his invitation by inviting him; N. reciprocity: reciprocal relationship; mutual interchange of advantages between two groups; Ex. reciprocity in trading rights
divergevary; go in different directions from the same point; ADJ. divergent: differing; deviating
homeostasistendency of a system or organism to maintain relative stability or internal equilibrium; CF. homeo-: constant; Ex. homeotherm
buffetstrike forcefully; slap; batter; knock out; N: table with food set out for people to server themselves; meal at which people help themselves to food that's been set
proximitynearness; ADJ. proximate
aliasan assumed name esp. by a criminal (usually to mislead people); ADV. alias
nefariousvery wicked
encomiasticpraising; eulogistic; N. encomium: very high praise; eulogy
sunderseparate; part; CF. asunder