GRE Word List

POSE

assume a particular posture; put forward; present; affect a particular attitude (to impress others); Ex. pose a threat; N.

The meaning of the word pose is assume a particular posture; put forward; present; affect a particular attitude (to impress others); Ex. pose a threat; N..

Random words

WordMeaning
adventarrival
capillaryhaving a very fine bore; resembling a hair; fine and slender; Ex. capillary attraction; N: very fine hairlike tube; CF. capillarity
elysianrelating to paradise; blissful
prowessextraordinary ability; military bravery; Ex. prowess in battle
decipherdecode; CF. indecipherable
renownfame; ADJ. renowned
heterodox(of beliefs) against accepted opinion; unorthodox; unconventional
blackballvote against (an applicant); ostracize; N: negative vote
epithetword or phrase characteristically used to describe a person or thing; descriptive phrase to characterize a person (often contemptous)
primeperiod of ideal or peak condition; earliest or beginning stage; Ex. in the prime of life; Ex. prime of the year(spring); ADJ: first in importance or rank; first; V: make ready; prepare