GRE Word List

SUPPLIANT

entreating; beseeching; N.

The meaning of the word suppliant is entreating; beseeching; N..

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WordMeaning
ruffianviolent scoundrel; bully
defrayprovide for the payment of; undertake the payment of; pay
burnishmake shiny by rubbing; polish
intervenecome between; interfere; Ex. intervened to prevent a fight; N. intervention
divaoperatic singer; prima donna
incisive(appreciatively) cutting; sharp; Ex. incisive remarks; V. incise: make a cut into
azuresky blue
squatshort and thick; stocky; Ex. ugly squat tower; V. N.
mettlecourage (to continue bravely in spite of difficulties); spirit; ADJ. mettlesome
barristercounselor-at-law or lawyer in the higher court of law; CF. bar