GRE Word List

PROP

support placed under or against something; V.

The meaning of the word prop is support placed under or against something; V..

Random words

WordMeaning
drosswaste matter; worthless impurities
imponderableweightless; that cannot undergo precise evaluation; CF. pound
resumptiontaking up again; recommencement; V. resume: begin or take up again; take or occupy again; Ex. Kindly resume your seats.
mollifysoothe an angry person
paletteboard on which painter mixes pigments(coloring matters)
conformityharmony; agreement with established rules or customs; similarity; Ex. behave in conformity with; V. conform: be similar; act in agreement; comply; Ex. conform to the rule; CF. conformance
resurgerise again; flow to and fro; N. resurgence; ADJ. resurgent: (of ideas or beliefs) experiencing revival; surging again
obviatemake unnecessary; get rid of; Ex. obviate the need
anonymitystate of being nameless; anonymousness; ADJ. anonymous
pachydermthick-skinned animal