GRE Word List

RESTITUTION

returning something (lost or stolen) to the rightful owner; reparation; indemnification; compensation for loss, damage, or injury

The meaning of the word restitution is returning something (lost or stolen) to the rightful owner; reparation; indemnification; compensation for loss, damage, or injury.

Random words

WordMeaning
monetarypertaining to money
quiescentdormant; temporarily inactive; at rest; N. quiescence
hoverhang about; (of birds or aircraft) stay in the air in one place; (of people) wait nearby; stay around one place; waver; be in an uncertain state
materialismpreoccupation with physical comforts and things; excessive regard for worldly concerns (rather than spiritual matters)
outcastone that has been excluded from a society; ADJ.
facilitatehelp bring about; make less difficult
lolllounge about
constituentsupporter; voter; member of a constituency; component
entouragegroup of attendants; retinue; CF. surround
bemusedconfused; lost in thought; preoccupied