GRE Word List

PROPITIOUS

favorable; auspicious; advantageous; fortunate; Ex. propitious day/sign

The meaning of the word propitious is favorable; auspicious; advantageous; fortunate; Ex. propitious day/sign.

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WordMeaning
disinterestedunprejudiced; free from bias and self-interest; objective
schismdivision into factions (esp. within a religious body); split
morticianundertaker; CF. death
condignadequate; (of punishment) severe and well deserved
celibateabstaining from sexual intercourse; unmarried; N. celibacy
overthrowtopple; N.
feignpretend
vexannoy; distress
inexorablerelentless; unyielding; implacable; not capable of being changed by entreaty or efforts; Ex. inexorable price rises
precariousunsafe; lacking in stability; uncertain; risky; Ex. precarious living