GRE Word List


to cause to be set aside

The meaning of the word supersede is to cause to be set aside.

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impunityexemption or freedom from punishment, harm, or loss
encroachmentto enter by gradual steps or by stealth into the possessions or rights of another
tyroa beginner in learning : novice
chalicea drinking cup : goblet
explicitfully revealed or expressed without vagueness, implication, or ambiguity : leaving no question as to meaning or intent
constitutionthe basic principles and laws of a nation, state, or social group that determine the powers and duties of the government and guarantee certain rights to the people in it
somberso shaded as to be dark and gloomy
headstrongnot easily restrained : impatient of control, advice, or suggestions
derivativea word formed from another word or base : a word formed by derivation