GRE Word List


to lengthen in time : continue

The meaning of the word prolong is to lengthen in time : continue.

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expletivea syllable, word, or phrase inserted to fill a vacancy (as in a sentence or a metrical line) without adding to the sense
catechismoral instruction
igniteto set afire
muralof, relating to, or resembling a wall
complementaryserving to fill out or complete
refuteto prove wrong by argument or evidence : show to be false or erroneous
lineamentsan outline, feature, or contour of a body or figure and especially of a face
patriarchone of the scriptural fathers of the human race or of the Hebrew people
desultorymarked by lack of definite plan, regularity, or purpose
unsulliednot soiled or tarnished : not sullied