GRE Word List

PREROGATIVE

privilege; unquestionable right; CF. ask before

The meaning of the word prerogative is privilege; unquestionable right; CF. ask before.

Random words

WordMeaning
unctuousoily; bland; insincerely suave
magnitudegreatness (in size or extent); extent
inordinatebeyond reasonable limits; unrestrained; excessive; Ex. inordinate demands
unmitigated(of something bad) not moderated; unrelieved or immoderate; without qualification; absolute; Ex. unmitigated disaster
remunerative(of work) compensating; rewarding; profitable; well-paid; V. remunerate: reward; pay (someone) for work or trouble
pandemoniumwild tumult(commotion); wild noisy disorder; CF. Paradise Lost
nauseatecause to become sick; fill with disgust; fill nausea
venial(of a fault or sin) forgivable; trivial
deviateturn away from (a principle, norm); move away from an accepted standard; swerve; depart; diverge; N. deviation; Ex. deviation of the path of light by a prism
suspensestate of being undecided; anxiety or apprehension resulting from uncertainty