GRE Word List

TRIBUTE

tax levied by a ruler; payment made by one nation to another in acknowledgment of submission; mark of respect (such as praise or gift); Ex. pay tribute to

The meaning of the word tribute is tax levied by a ruler; payment made by one nation to another in acknowledgment of submission; mark of respect (such as praise or gift); Ex. pay tribute to.

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WordMeaning
accedeagree
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covetousavaricious; desirous of (someone else's possessions); V. covet: desire eagerly (someone else's possessions)
concentrichaving a common center
brawlnoisy quarrel
punditauthority on a subject; expert; learned person
placeboharmless substance prescribed as a dummy pill
cataractgreat waterfall; eye abnormality (causing a gradual loss of eyesight)