GRE Word List


causing amazement or wonder

The meaning of the word prodigious is causing amazement or wonder.

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temperheat of mind or emotion : proneness to anger : passion
flitto pass quickly or abruptly from one place or condition to another
mogulan Indian Muslim of or descended from one of several conquering groups of Mongol, Turkish, and Persian origin
talismanan object held to act as a charm to avert evil and bring good fortune
reciprocateto give and take mutually
decorumliterary and dramatic propriety : fitness
convulsionan abnormal violent and involuntary contraction or series of contractions of the muscles
dilatorytending or intended to cause delay
pastichea literary, artistic, musical, or architectural work that imitates the style of previous work
supersedeto cause to be set aside