GRE Word List


a person of learning

The meaning of the word savant is a person of learning.

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anarchista person who rebels against any authority, established order, or ruling power
repletefully or abundantly provided or filled
purgeto clear of guilt
eerieso mysterious, strange, or unexpected as to send a chill up the spine
pulverizeto reduce (as by crushing, beating, or grinding) to very small particles : atomize
punitiveinflicting, involving, or aiming at punishment
centaurany of a race of creatures fabled to be half human and half horse and to live in the mountains of Thessaly
polygamistmarriage in which a spouse of either sex may have more than one mate at the same time compare polyandry
enticeto attract artfully or adroitly or by arousing hope or desire : tempt
euphemismthe substitution of an agreeable or inoffensive expression for one that may offend or suggest something unpleasant