GRE Word List

SANCTUARY

a consecrated place: such as

The meaning of the word sanctuary is a consecrated place: such as.

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WordMeaning
sagaciousof keen and farsighted penetration and judgment : discerning
nutritiousnourishing
defiancethe act or an instance of defying : challenge
remitto lay aside (a mood or disposition) partly or wholly
vegetateto lead a passive existence without exertion of body or mind
grandiosecharacterized by affectation of grandeur or splendor or by absurd exaggeration
brochurepamphlet
manaclea shackle for the hand or wrist : handcuff
confidantone to whom secrets are entrusted
lumberto move ponderously