GRE Word List


conformity to a standard of right : morality

The meaning of the word virtue is conformity to a standard of right : morality.

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calligraphyartistic, stylized, or elegant handwriting or lettering
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abetto actively second and encourage (something, such as an activity or plan)
encipherto convert (a message) into cipher