GRE Word List


a servile self-seeking flatterer

The meaning of the word sycophant is a servile self-seeking flatterer.

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notcha V-shaped indentation
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penumbraa space of partial illumination (as in an eclipse) between the perfect shadow on all sides and the full light
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propheticof, relating to, or characteristic of a prophet or prophecy
fluxa flowing of fluid from the body: such as
savanta person of learning
lilliputianof, relating to, or characteristic of the Lilliputians or the island of Lilliput
interjectionan ejaculatory utterance usually lacking grammatical connection: such as
equityjustice according to natural law or right