GRE Word List

SOVEREIGN

one possessing or held to possess supreme political power or sovereignty

The meaning of the word sovereign is one possessing or held to possess supreme political power or sovereignty.

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censoriousmarked by or given to censure (see censure
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monographa learned treatise on a small area of learning
collagean artistic composition made of various materials (such as paper, cloth, or wood) glued on a surface
waneto decrease in size, extent, or degree : dwindle
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bristlea short stiff coarse hair or filament
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