GRE Word List


an inclination or predisposition toward something

The meaning of the word proclivity is an inclination or predisposition toward something.

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fortitudestrength of mind that enables a person to encounter danger or bear pain or adversity with courage
opaqueblocking the passage of radiant energy and especially light : exhibiting opacity (see opacity
delusivelikely to delude
foilto prevent from attaining an end : defeat
ponderousof very great weight
stricturean abnormal narrowing of a bodily passage
reputedhaving a good repute : reputable
impassivegiving no sign of feeling or emotion : expressionless
tortuousmarked by repeated twists, bends, or turns : winding
precariousdependent on chance circumstances, unknown conditions, or uncertain developments