GRE Word List

PROPHETIC

of a prophet or prophecy; having to do with predicting the future; N. prophecy; V. prophesy; N. prophet

The meaning of the word prophetic is of a prophet or prophecy; having to do with predicting the future; N. prophecy; V. prophesy; N. prophet.

Random words

WordMeaning
nonchalanceindifference; lack of concern; composure; ADJ. nonchalant: unconcerned; cool; indifferent; Ex. nonchalant attitude to his debts
redoubtableformidable; causing fear
balmsomething that relieves pain; oily liquid with a pleasant smell from trees
corpulentvery fat; N. corpulence
tithetax of one-tenth (contributed to a church); V: pay a tithe
orthodoxtraditional; (of someone) conservative in belief; adhering to an established doctrine
harassannoy by repeated attacks
jargonlanguage used by special group; technical terminology; gibberish; nonsensical or incoherent talk
precariousunsafe; lacking in stability; uncertain; risky; Ex. precarious living
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