GMAT Words

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acquit

To officially declare the innocence of somebody after they have been charged with a crime

adamant

Being extremely determined and resolute in one's opinions; not influenced by others who ask to reconsider

additive

An ingredient added to food to change the food in some way

apportion

to break up and give something different to someone or some people

arcane

hard or not possible to comprehend

be priced out of

to be forced out of competition due to pricing

be at issue

to disagree; to have a different viewpoint

binary

consisting of two (units or components or elements or terms) or based on two

bounty

amount of money offered to someone in compensation for finding either a criminal or a person wanted by the law

canon

principle, standard, general rule

caviar

salty fish eggs of a big fish that are consumed as a delicacy

censure

Harsh criticism(n.), To submit someone or something to harsh criticism (v.)

civic

pertaining to the gov't of a town/city

civil

pertaining to the occurrences of citizens or groups of citizens within the state

cornerstone

a person or a thing is extremely important to something else

crest

The uppermost part of something that rises or slants upwards (n.), to arrive at or rise to a peak (v.)

crestfallen

upset or disillusioned, especially after being excited or certain of something

elude

to run away from or get around someone or something by using craftiness, skill or ingenuity

exhort

urge on or encourage especially by shouts

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