GRE Word List

PRESAGE

something that foreshadows or portends a future event : omen

The meaning of the word presage is something that foreshadows or portends a future event : omen.

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WordMeaning
beneficentdoing or producing good
ransackto look through thoroughly in often a rough way
precariousdependent on chance circumstances, unknown conditions, or uncertain developments
vigilthe act of keeping awake at times when sleep is customary
drudgerydull, irksome, and fatiguing work : uninspiring or menial labor
infidelone who is not a Christian or who opposes Christianity
gauntexcessively thin and angular
inestimableincapable of being estimated or computed
ornatemarked by elaborate rhetoric (see rhetoric
checkeredmarked by alternating squares of different colors, shades, or materials