GRE Word List

PRONG

pointed projecting part

The meaning of the word prong is pointed projecting part.

Random words

WordMeaning
holsterleather pistol case (that hangs on a belt around the waist)
eclipsedarken; extinguish; outshine; surpass; cause an eclipse
rickety(of buildings) likely to break or fall apart; of rickets; CF. rickets; CF. vitamin D
descrycatch sight of (something distant)
indolentlazy
doctrinaireunable to compromise about points of doctrine; dogmatic; unyielding; marked by inflexible attachment to a doctrine without regard to its practical difficulties
evasivenot frank; trying to hide the truth; eluding; evading; V. evade: avoid (a duty or responsibility) or escape from by deceit
elegypoem or song expressing lamentation (for the dead); ADJ. elegiacal, elegiac
rotund(of a person) fat and round
jibeagree; be in harmony with; gibe