55 terms

Manhattan GRE Prefixes

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a-
an-
ana-
not or without
ab-
abs-
away from
ad-
(can drop d and double next letter)
ac-, ag-, as-, at-...
to or toward
ante-
before
anti-
ant-
against or opposite
auto
self
be-
all the way through
bene-
ben-
good
bi-
two
caco-
bad
circum-
around
con-
com-
co-
with or together
contra-
contro-
counter-
against
de-
from, away or down
di-
dia-
two
through, across or between
dis-
dys-
di-
away, not or bad
duo-
two
en-
in
eu-
good
ex-
e-
ef-
out, away or form
extra-
extr-
outside of
hetero-
other or diferent
homo-
same
hyper-
above or over
in-
im-
in, into or on
Could also mean "not"
infra-
below
inter-
intro-
between
intra-
intr-
within or into
magn-
big or great
mal-
male-
bad
mega-
meaglo-
big, great or million
meta-
beyond or change
micro-
small
mis-
bad or hate
mono-
one
multi-
many
neo-
new
non-
not
ob-
(can drop b and double next letter)
in front of, against, toward
omni-
all
pan-
all
para-
beside
per-
through, all the way or detrimental to
peri-
around
poly-
many
pre-
before
pro-
forward, before, for
re-
back or again
retro-
backward
sub-
below or under
super-
above or over
syn-
together or with
trans-
tra-
across, beyond or through
un-
not
uni-
un-
one