GRE Word List

TRIDENT

three-pronged spear

The meaning of the word trident is three-pronged spear.

Random words

WordMeaning
diversionact of turning aside; pastime; V. divert: turn aside from a course; distract; amuse
lookoutact of keeping watch; high place commanding a wide view; person who keeps watch
convolutedcoiled around; twisted; involved; complicated; intricate; complex; N. convolution: twist; one of the convex folds of the surface of the brain
rehabilitaterestore to proper condition (health or useful life); restore the former rank of
blisscomplete happiness; ADJ. blissful
sanguineoptimistic; cheerful; hopeful; of the color of blood; red
spatialrelating to space
sententiouspithy; terse; concise; aphoristic
retentiveholding; able to retain things (esp. facts in the mind); having a good memory
privationlack of the basic necessities or comforts of life; hardship; want; CF. deprive