GRE Word List


of a kind that can be remitted : forgivable

The meaning of the word venial is of a kind that can be remitted : forgivable.

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accrueto come into existence as a legally enforceable claim
absolveto set (someone) free from an obligation or the consequences of guilt
synopticaffording a general view of a whole
swaythe action or an instance of swaying or of being swayed : an oscillating, fluctuating, or sweeping motion
replicaan exact reproduction (as of a painting) executed by the original artist
madrigala medieval short lyrical poem in a strict poetic form
plasticitythe quality or state of being plastic
concomitantaccompanying especially in a subordinate or incidental way
unassailablenot assailable : not liable to doubt, attack, or question