GRE Word List

PRIZE

something offered or striven for in competition or in contests of chance

The meaning of the word prize is something offered or striven for in competition or in contests of chance.

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WordMeaning
betrayto lead astray
lecterna stand used to support a book or script in a convenient position for a standing reader or speaker
askancewith disapproval or distrust : scornfully
posthumousborn after the death of the father
placateto soothe or mollify especially by concessions : appease
perpetualcontinuing forever : everlasting
accoutreto provide with equipment or furnishings : outfit
rarefiedbeing less dense
martyra person who voluntarily suffers death as the penalty of witnessing to and refusing to renounce a religion
pryto look closely or inquisitively