GRE Word List

RECONNAISSANCE

a preliminary survey to gain information

The meaning of the word reconnaissance is a preliminary survey to gain information.

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WordMeaning
proponentone who argues in favor of something : advocate
passepast one's prime
gnarlsnarl
exhumedisinter
fracasa noisy quarrel : brawl
primordialfirst created or developed : primeval
interrogateto question formally and systematically
dina loud continued noise
cajoleto persuade with flattery or gentle urging especially in the face of reluctance : coax
connivancethe act of conniving