GRE Word List


to thrust a pointed instrument into : prick

The meaning of the word prod is to thrust a pointed instrument into : prick.

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prudentcharacterized by, arising from, or showing prudence: such as
amenitiessomething that helps to provide comfort, convenience, or enjoyment
hallucinationa sensory perception (such as a visual image or a sound) that occurs in the absence of an actual external stimulus and usually arises from neurological disturbance (such as that associated with delirium tremens, schizophrenia, Parkinson's disease, or narcolepsy) or in response to drugs (such as LSD or phencyclidine)
multilingualof, having, or expressed in several languages
disparitya noticeable and usually significant difference or dissimilarity
whelpany of the young of various carnivorous mammals and especially of the dog
dutifulfilled with or motivated by a sense of duty
arbitraryexisting or coming about seemingly at random or by chance or as a capricious and unreasonable act of will
demurto take exception : object
hazardousinvolving or exposing one to risk (as of loss or harm)