GRE Word List

SURROGATE

substitute; person or thing used in place of another; Ex. surrogate mother; ADJ.

The meaning of the word surrogate is substitute; person or thing used in place of another; Ex. surrogate mother; ADJ..

Random words

WordMeaning
prolificproducing offspring or fruit in abundance; fertile; fecund; abundantly fruitful; producing abundant works; Ex. prolific writer
unregeneratemaking no attempt to change one's bad practices
urgedrive or force forward (by causing impulses); drive to take action; impel; entreat earnestly; Ex. urge horses; N: impulse that prompts action
prevaricatelie; hide the truth (by equivocating)
hummocksmall hill; hillock
alluvialpertaining to soil deposits left by running water
dermatologistone who studies the skin and its diseases
proscribeprohibit; ostracize; banish; outlaw
bentdetermined; Ex. bent on advancing in the business; N: natural talent or inclination
protagonistleader or noticeable supporter of an idea; chief character in a play or story