GRE Word List


good fortune and financial success; physical well-being

The meaning of the word prosperity is good fortune and financial success; physical well-being.

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dissuadepersuade not to do; discourage; N. dissuasion
jargonlanguage used by special group; technical terminology; gibberish; nonsensical or incoherent talk
seasonalof a particular season; Ex. seasonal rise in employment
commemoratehonor the memory of; serve as a memorial to; Ex. commemorate the 100th anniversary/those who died in the war
fortestrong point or special talent in a person's character
nigglespend too much time on minor points (esp. when finding fault); find fault; Ex. niggle over details; ADJ. niggling
consummatecomplete; V.
analgesiacondition of being unable to feel pain
vergeborder; edge, rim, or margin; Ex. on the verge of: very near to; V: border on