GRE Word List

STATUTE

law enacted by the legislature

The meaning of the word statute is law enacted by the legislature.

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WordMeaning
acquiesceassent; agree passively; comply without protest
bedragglewet thoroughly; ADJ. bedraggled: draggled
yieldamount produced; crop; income on investment; profit obtained from an investment; V: produce; give in; surrender
asininestupid; Ex. asinine remarks
subsidiaryserving to assist; subordinate; secondary; of a subsidy; N.
lustrousshining; brilliant; Ex. lustrous hair
drawchoosing of a lot or card
primeperiod of ideal or peak condition; earliest or beginning stage; Ex. in the prime of life; Ex. prime of the year(spring); ADJ: first in importance or rank; first; V: make ready; prepare
comelyattractive; agreeable; having a pleasing appearance
carafeglass water bottle; decanter