GRE Word List

YEOMAN

man or farmer owning small estate; middle-class farmer

The meaning of the word yeoman is man or farmer owning small estate; middle-class farmer.

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permeablethat can be permeated; penetrable; porous; allowing liquids or gas to pass through; V. permeate: spread or flow throughout; charge
introvertone who is introspective or inclined to think more about oneself; ADJ. introverted
cardinalchief; most important; N: priest; cardinal number: number that shows quantity rather thatn order
urchinmischievous child (usually a boy); CF. urchin: hedgehog; CF. porcupine: pig with spikes ?; CF. sea urchin
prolificproducing offspring or fruit in abundance; fertile; fecund; abundantly fruitful; producing abundant works; Ex. prolific writer
tautologicalneedlessly repetitious; Ex. ``It was visible to the eye''; N. tautology: needless repetition of the same sense; statement that is always true
hideskin of an animal
monochromepainting in only one color; ADJ.
incarcerateimprison
berserkmad with violent anger; frenzied; madly excited