GRE Word List

RETRIBUTION

recompense

The meaning of the word retribution is recompense.

Random words

WordMeaning
incrementthe amount or degree by which something changes
brinkedge
spanglea small plate of shining metal or plastic used for ornamentation especially on clothing
mesmerizeto subject to mesmerism
purchaseto obtain by paying money or its equivalent : buy
nemesisthe Greek goddess of retributive justice
titanichaving great magnitude, force, or power : colossal
subjectiveof, relating to, or constituting a subject: such as
gentlefree from harshness, sternness, or violence
hostagea person held by one party in a conflict as a pledge pending the fulfillment of an agreement