GRE Word List


to represent, indicate, or typify beforehand : prefigure

The meaning of the word foreshadow is to represent, indicate, or typify beforehand : prefigure.

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scantylimited or less than sufficient in degree, quantity, or extent
cubiclea sleeping compartment partitioned off from a large room
indissolublenot dissoluble
seetheto suffer violent internal excitement
buccaneerany of the freebooters preying on Spanish ships and settlements especially in 17th century West Indies
ornithologista branch of zoology dealing with birds
relican object esteemed and venerated because of association with a saint or martyr
cantankerousdifficult or irritating to deal with
massthe liturgy of the Eucharist (see eucharist
piquantengagingly provocative