GRE Word List


to supersede (another) especially by force or treachery

The meaning of the word supplant is to supersede (another) especially by force or treachery.

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flicka light sharp jerky stroke or movement
mauvea moderate purple, violet, or lilac color
soothsayera person who predicts the future by magical, intuitive, or more rational means : prognosticator
prelatean ecclesiastic (such as a bishop or abbot) of superior rank
fallibleliable to be erroneous
bastarda child born to parents who are not married to each other
almssomething (such as money or food) given freely to relieve the poor
irrefutableimpossible to refute : incontrovertible
commandeerto compel to perform military service
delusionsomething that is falsely or delusively believed or propagated