GRE Word List

PROWESS

extraordinary ability; military bravery; Ex. prowess in battle

The meaning of the word prowess is extraordinary ability; military bravery; Ex. prowess in battle.

Random words

WordMeaning
satiricalusing satire; mocking
fallibleliable to err
foliagemasses of leaves; CF. defoliate
apprehendarrest (a criminal); dread; perceive; N. apprehension
nonentityperson of no importance; nonexistence
paradigmmodel; example that serves as a model; pattern; list of all the inflectional forms of a word
eccentricirregular; odd; unconventional; whimsical; bizarre; not concentric
lusciouspleasing to taste or smell; delicious
convictionjudgment that someone is guilty of a crime; strongly held belief
negatecancel out; nullify; cause to have no effect; deny; N. negation