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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earnto receive as return for effort and especially for work done or services rendered
advertto turn the mind or attention
pliablesupple enough to bend freely or repeatedly without breaking
disaffecteddiscontented and resentful especially against authority : rebellious
tarantulaany of various large, typically ground-dwelling, hairy, mygalomorph spiders (family Theraphosidae) of warm regions that possess venomous fangs used to subdue and kill prey (such as insects, centipedes, frogs, and mice) caught by ambush or chase and that construct silk-lined burrows but do not build webs to trap food
paradoxone (such as a person, situation, or action) having seemingly contradictory qualities or phases
repulseto drive or beat back : repel
maculatedmarked with spots : blotched
dossiera file containing detailed records on a particular person or subject