GRE Word List

PROSODY

the study of versification

The meaning of the word prosody is the study of versification.

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glowto shine with or as if with an intense heat
reiterateto state or do over again or repeatedly sometimes with wearying effect
gruffrough, brusque, or stern in manner, speech, or aspect
impenitentnot penitent
takeoffa rise or leap from a surface in making a jump or flight or an ascent in an aircraft or in the launching of a rocket
gratuitysomething given voluntarily or beyond obligation usually for some service
prototypean original model on which something is patterned : archetype
tacta keen sense of what to do or say in order to maintain good relations with others or avoid offense
crustthe hardened exterior or surface part of bread
deposeto remove from a throne or other high position