GRE Word List
English Vocabulary - 25 Parts Of The House
English Vocabulary - 25 Parts Of Th...
The meaning of the word waylay is ambush; lie in wait for and attack.
|doff||take off; OP. don|
|jurisdiction||right and power to apply the law; authority|
|smear||spread or cover with a sticky substance; N: mark made by smearing|
|clamber||climb by crawling with difficulties; scramble|
|bookish||fond of books and reading|
|allocate||assign; set apart for a particular purpose|
|equestrian||rider on horseback; ADJ.|
|audacious||daring; bold; N. audacity|
|exigency||urgent situation; ADJ. exigent|
|sovereignty||complete independence and self-government (of a country); supremacy of authority; power to govern|