GRE VOCAB

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GRE VOCAB
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  1. Fancier
    An animal breeder or hobbyist
  2. Brook
    to tolerate or allow opposition
  3. Bromide
    trite and unoriginal
  4. Apologist
    defender of something controversial
  5. Chasis
    framework for a conveyor
  6. Abut
    common area of boundary
  7. Bluster
    talk loud and threatning with little effect
  8. Apoplexy
    stroke, speechlessness from anger
  9. Subvert
    undermine the power and authority of (an established system or institution)
  10. Bereft
    deprived of or lacking something, esp. a nonmaterial asset (e.g. bereave)
  11. Modicum
    "a small quantity of a particular thing, esp. something considered desirable or valuable :"
  12. Marauder
    "roam in search of things to steal or people to attack :"
  13. Parry
    ward off (a weapon or attack), esp. with a countermove (Ward off)
  14. Manumit
    release from slavery; set free.
  15. Bivouac
    a temporary camp (or to stay in such a camp, bivouacing)
  16. Vulpine
    fox like, or cunning
  17. Menagerie
    A strangle collection of things
  18. Brocade
    a rich fabric, usually silk, woven with a raised pattern, typically with gold or silver thread
  19. Bandy
    casually exchange words
  20. Apostate
    Renouncer, Defector
  21. Aerie
    the nest of an eagle in a high place
  22. Antedate
    Come before
  23. Animus
    hostility; ill feeling
  24. Adumbrate
    report or represent in outline
  25. Antipodal
    relating to or situated on the opposite side of the earth
  26. Actuarial
    .a person who compiles and analyzes statistics and uses them to calculate insurance risks and premiums.
  27. Apothegm
    a concise saying or maxim; an aphorism.

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