GRE Word List


a celestial body orbiting another of larger size

The meaning of the word satellite is a celestial body orbiting another of larger size.

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deferencerespect and esteem due a superior or an elder
kneelto position the body so that one or both knees rest on the floor
coalitionthe act of coalescing : union
arrogancean attitude of superiority manifested in an overbearing manner or in presumptuous claims or assumptions
betrothto promise to marry
transparenthaving the property of transmitting light without appreciable scattering so that bodies lying beyond are seen clearly : pellucid
articulateexpressing oneself readily, clearly, and effectively
avengeto take vengeance for or on behalf of
glibshowing little forethought or preparation : offhand