GRE Word List

USURY

the lending of money with an interest charge for its use

The meaning of the word usury is the lending of money with an interest charge for its use.

Random words

WordMeaning
assurancethe state of being assured: such as
colossusa statue of gigantic size and proportions
unprecedentedhaving no precedent : novel
gregarioustending to associate with others of one's kind : social
forthrightfree from ambiguity or evasiveness : going straight to the point
sneakto go stealthily or furtively : slink
antisepticopposing microbial infection
coymarked by cute, coquettish, or artful playfulness
spruceto make spruce
shuntto turn off to one side : shift