GRE Word List

FORERUNNER

one that precedes and indicates the approach of another: such as

The meaning of the word forerunner is one that precedes and indicates the approach of another: such as.

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bumpa relatively abrupt convexity or protuberance on a surface: such as
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paeana joyous song or hymn of praise, tribute, thanksgiving, or triumph
pinchto squeeze between the finger and thumb or between the jaws of an instrument
didacticdesigned or intended to teach
cannyclever
succulentfull of juice : juicy
prudea person who is excessively or priggishly attentive to propriety or decorum
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