GRE Word List


causing amazement or wonder

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

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inhibitedto prohibit from doing something
transgressionan act, process, or instance of transgressing: such as
chameleonany of a family (Chamaeleontidae) of chiefly arboreal (see arboreal
apoliticalhaving no interest or involvement in political affairs
opiatean alkaloid drug (such as morphine or codeine) that contains or is derived from opium, binds to cell receptors primarily of the central nervous system and gastrointestinal tract, acts to block pain, induce sedation or sleep, depress respiration, and produce calmness or euphoria, and is associated with physiological tolerance (see tolerance
parablea usually short fictitious story that illustrates a moral attitude or a religious principle
sanctuarya consecrated place: such as
witticisma cleverly witty and often biting or ironic remark