GRE Word List

PROLIFIC

producing offspring or fruit in abundance; fertile; fecund; abundantly fruitful; producing abundant works; Ex. prolific writer

The meaning of the word prolific is producing offspring or fruit in abundance; fertile; fecund; abundantly fruitful; producing abundant works; Ex. prolific writer.

Random words

WordMeaning
perigeepoint of moon's orbit when it is nearest the earth; CF. apogee
provocativearousing anger or sexual interest; annoying; Ex. provocative in tight jeans; V. provoke: incite to anger; cause (an unpleasant action or feeling); N. provocation
abject(of a condition) wretched; as low as possible; lacking pride; very humble; showing lack of self-respect; Ex. abject apology
tentativenot fully worked out or developed; provisional; experimental; uncertain; hesitant; not definite or positive; Ex. tentative agreement/reply
treadwalk; trample; N: grooved face of a tire; horizontal part of a step
dofftake off; OP. don
intellecthigher mental powers; person of great intellectual ability
miscreantwretch; wrongdoer; villain; Ex. kindness to the miscreant; CF. believe
emendcorrect (usually a text); N. emendation: correction of errors; improvement
gangrenedecay of body tissue caused by insufficient blood supply (usually following injury); ADJ. gangrenous