GRE Word List



The meaning of the word succor is relief.

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emolumentthe returns arising from office or employment usually in the form of compensation or perquisites
escapadea usually adventurous action that runs counter to approved or conventional conduct
grievancea cause of distress (such as an unsatisfactory working condition) felt to afford reason for complaint or resistance
knacka special ready capacity that is hard to analyze or teach
thrashto beat soundly with or as if with a stick or whip : flog
filingan act or instance of using a file
spatulaa flat thin implement used especially for spreading or mixing soft substances, scooping, or lifting
aggrandizeto make great or greater : increase
backslideto lapse morally or in the practice of religion
downcastlow in spirit : dejected