GRE Word List

PROSAIC

lacking in imagination; dull and unimaginative; matter-of-fact(concerned with facts, not imagination or feelings); factual; CF. prose

The meaning of the word prosaic is lacking in imagination; dull and unimaginative; matter-of-fact(concerned with facts, not imagination or feelings); factual; CF. prose.

Random words

WordMeaning
scrimmagedisorderly fight between two or more people
inasmuch_assince; owing to the fact that
barragebarrier laid down by artillery fire; overwhelming profusion; large number of questions or statements; Ex. a barrage of criticism
astutewise; shrewd; keen; seeing quickly something that is to one's advantage
acknowledgerecognize; admit
impeccablefaultless
gluttonsomeone who eats too much; ADJ. gluttonous: given to gluttony; greedy; CF. gluttony: habit of eating too much
mollycoddlepamper; coddle; baby; indulge excessively
hyperboleexaggeration; overstatement; ADJ. hyperbolic: of hyperbole; of a hyperbola
throesviolent anguish