GRE Word List

TOADY

one who flatters in the hope of gaining favors : sycophant

The meaning of the word toady is one who flatters in the hope of gaining favors : sycophant.

Random words

WordMeaning
excoriateto wear off the skin of : abrade
buffeta blow especially with the hand
dialecticalof, relating to, or in accordance with dialectic
queuea braid of hair usually worn hanging at the back of the head
glossa surface luster or brightness : shine
distraitapprehensively divided or withdrawn in attention : distracted
acquiesceto accept, comply, or submit tacitly or passively
restitutionan act of restoring or a condition of being restored: such as
usurpto seize and hold (office, place, functions, powers, etc.) in possession by force or without right
despota ruler with absolute power and authority