GRE Word List


divine guidance or care

The meaning of the word providence is divine guidance or care.

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hindsightperception of the nature of an event after it has happened
prodigiouscausing amazement or wonder
anecdotea usually short narrative of an interesting, amusing, or biographical incident
frugalitythe quality or state of being frugal : careful management of material resources and especially money : thrift
orthographythe art of writing words with the proper letters according to standard usage
consummateextremely skilled and accomplished
vulgarlacking in cultivation, perception, or taste : coarse
conciliatoryintended to gain goodwill or favor or to reduce hostility : tending or intended to conciliate
oozea soft deposit (as of mud, slime, or shells) on the bottom of a body of water