GRE Word List

PRUDENT

cautious; careful; prudential

The meaning of the word prudent is cautious; careful; prudential.

Random words

WordMeaning
self-righteoussure of one's own righteousness; moralistic
impedimenthindrance; stumbling-block; speech defect preventing clear articulation; Ex. speech impediment
inamoratawoman whom a man loves
epicureconnoisseur of food and drink; gourmet; ADJ. epicurean; CF. Epicurus
appriseinform
alleviaterelieve (pain)
jadedtired or uninterested by surfeit; fatigued; surfeited; worn out; wearied; Ex. jaded appetite
reciprocatedo or give something in return; repay in kind; give or take mutually; interchange; move backwards and forwards; Ex. reciprocate his invitation by inviting him; N. reciprocity: reciprocal relationship; mutual interchange of advantages between two groups; Ex. reciprocity in trading rights
pensivedreamily or deeply thoughtful; sadly thoughtful; thoughtful with a hint of sadness; contemplative; CF. think over
sullydefile; soil; tarnish; Ex. sully one's hands in menial labor