GRE Word List

PREHENSILE

capable of grasping or holding (esp. by wrapping around); Ex. prehensile tails

The meaning of the word prehensile is capable of grasping or holding (esp. by wrapping around); Ex. prehensile tails.

Random words

WordMeaning
executorperson designated to execute the terms of a will; ŋšŧú ĀÛĮ°ĀĮ ÁĻĀÛĀÚ
intrepidfearless
expungecancel; remove a word or name (from a book or list); erase
grouchbad-tempered complaint; person who keeps complaining; V: complain; grumble
askancewith a sideways or indirect look (with disapproval or distruct); Ex. look askance at
brinkedge (at the top of a cliff); Ex. on the brink of the Grand Canyon
concatenatelink as in a chain
mitigateappease; moderate; make or become less in force or intensity
deifyturn into a god; make a god of; idolize; Ex. Kings were deified; CF. deity
hideskin of an animal