GRE Word List

PRY

to look closely or inquisitively

The meaning of the word pry is to look closely or inquisitively.

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WordMeaning
tricksterone who tricks: such as
interminablehaving or seeming to have no end
intimidateto make timid or fearful : frighten
discerningshowing insight and understanding : discriminating
ordeala primitive means used to determine guilt or innocence by submitting the accused to dangerous or painful tests believed to be under supernatural control
dissimulateto hide under a false appearance
jocundmarked by or suggestive of high spirits and lively mirthfulness
indigenousproduced, growing, living, or occurring natively or naturally in a particular region or environment
hypochondriachypochondriacal
artisana worker who practices a trade or handicraft : craftsperson