GRE Word List


of, relating to, or constituting a preface

The meaning of the word prefatory is of, relating to, or constituting a preface.

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optimista person who is inclined to be hopeful and to expect good outcomes : someone who is given to optimism
demeanto lower in character, status, or reputation
dilatorytending or intended to cause delay
addenduma thing added : addition
scadany of several carangid fishes (especially of the genus Decapterus)
commiserateto feel or express sympathy : condole
constraintthe act of constraining
reciteto repeat from memory or read aloud publicly
corrosivetending or having the power to corrode
nostalgiaa wistful or excessively sentimental yearning for return to or of some past period or irrecoverable condition