GRE Word List

PROWESS

distinguished bravery

The meaning of the word prowess is distinguished bravery.

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WordMeaning
pulpitan elevated platform or high reading desk used in preaching or conducting a worship service
glimmerto shine faintly or unsteadily
awryoff the correct or expected course : amiss
testatora person who dies leaving a will or testament in force
campa place usually away from urban areas where tents or simple buildings (such as cabins) are erected for shelter or for temporary residence (as for laborers, prisoners, or vacationers)
frenziedfeeling or showing great or abnormal excitement or emotional disturbance
catholicroman catholic
reputedhaving a good repute : reputable
appositehighly pertinent or appropriate : apt
subsumeto include or place within something larger or more comprehensive : encompass as a subordinate or component element