GRE Word List


persuade to act unlawfully (especially to commit perjury); N. subornation

The meaning of the word suborn is persuade to act unlawfully (especially to commit perjury); N. subornation.

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annalsrecords arranged in yearly parts; history
protuberanceprotrusion; swelling; bulge
proselytize(induce someone to) convert to a religion or belief; N. proselyte: new convert to a doctrine or religion
criteriastandards used in judging; CF. criterion
brinkedge (at the top of a cliff); Ex. on the brink of the Grand Canyon
aboriginalbeing the first of its kind in a region; primitive; native; indigenous; N. aborigine
numismatistperson who collects coins; N. numismatics: study or collection of money, coins, and medals
tendhave a tendency; take care of; minister; serve at; apply one's attention; attend
oglelook at amorously; make eyes at; Ex. old men ogling young girls