GRE Word List

PROMPT

to move to action : incite

The meaning of the word prompt is to move to action : incite.

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WordMeaning
mortifyto subject to severe and vexing embarrassment : shame
mendaciousgiven to or characterized by deception or falsehood or divergence from absolute truth
terminologythe technical or special terms used in a business, art, science, or special subject
invincibleincapable of being conquered, overcome, or subdued
practicablecapable of being put into practice or of being done or accomplished : feasible
nethersituated down or below : lower
bromidea binary compound of bromine with another element or a radical including some (such as potassium bromide) used as sedatives
putridbeing in a state of putrefaction : rotten
biliousof or relating to a yellow or greenish fluid that is secreted by the liver and that aids especially in the emulsification and absorption of fats : of or relating to bile (see bile
inextricableforming a maze or tangle from which it is impossible to get free