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
genericrelating to or characteristic of a whole group or class : general
usurpto seize and hold (office, place, functions, powers, etc.) in possession by force or without right
lividdiscolored by bruising : black-and-blue
broodthe young of an animal or a family of young
placeboa usually pharmacologically inert preparation prescribed more for the mental relief of the patient than for its actual effect on a disorder
actuaryclerk
elixira substance held capable of changing base metals into gold
bravadoblustering swaggering conduct
assailto attack violently : assault
hovelan open shed or shelter