GRE Word List

CONJECTURE

surmise; guess; V.

The meaning of the word conjecture is surmise; guess; V..

Random words

WordMeaning
insurmountableoverwhelming; unbeatable; insuperable
indulgenthumoring; yielding; lenient; showing indulgence
diversionact of turning aside; pastime; V. divert: turn aside from a course; distract; amuse
seineseine net; net for catching fish
depreciatelessen in value; belittle; represent as of little value
prophylacticused to prevent disease; N: something prophylactic; condom; N. prophylaxis: prevention of disease
prudeexcessively modest or proper person (who is easily shocked by improper things, esp. of a sexual nature); N. prudery; ADJ. prudish: excessively concerned with propriety
intolerantnot willing to accept ways of thinking different from one's own; CF. tolerant; CF. tolerate
imperiousdomineering; too commanding; haughty; CF. imperial/emperor
prototypeoriginal work used as a model by others