GRE Word List


an act of restraining : the state of being restrained

The meaning of the word restraint is an act of restraining : the state of being restrained.

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turbidthick or opaque with or as if with roiled sediment
cisternan artificial reservoir (such as an underground tank) for storing liquids and especially water (such as rainwater)
groucha fit of bad temper
genealogyan account of the descent of a person, family, or group from an ancestor or from older forms
humanitariana person promoting human welfare and social reform : philanthropist
anecdotea usually short narrative of an interesting, amusing, or biographical incident
stipenda fixed sum of money paid periodically for services or to defray expenses
waketo be or remain awake
juncturea point of time
conformitycorrespondence in form, manner, or character : agreement