GRE Word List

STIPEND

pay for services

The meaning of the word stipend is pay for services.

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disheartendiscourage
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boorrude, insensitive person
denotationmeaning; distinguishing by name; V. denote: indicate; refer to directly; mean; CF. connotation
rationfixed portion; V: distribute as rations
maximproverb; truth pithily stated
accessoryadditional object; useful but not essential thing
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menacethreat; V: threaten