GRE Word List

PREY

an animal taken by a predator as food

The meaning of the word prey is an animal taken by a predator as food.

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WordMeaning
incompatiblenot compatible: such as
merita praiseworthy quality : virtue
propoundto offer for discussion or consideration
ostentatiousattracting or seeking to attract attention, admiration, or envy often by gaudiness or obviousness : overly elaborate or conspicuous : characterized by, fond of, or evincing ostentation
muskyhaving an odor of or resembling musk
sublimeto cause to pass directly from the solid to the vapor state and condense back to solid form
grudgeto be unwilling to give or admit : give or allow reluctantly or resentfully
chasteinnocent of unlawful sexual intercourse
estimablecapable of being estimated
catastrophea momentous tragic event ranging from extreme misfortune to utter overthrow or ruin