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prep

prep

 
pronunciation:
prep
parts of speech:
adjective, intransitive verb, transitive verb
part of speech: adjective
definition: (informal) of or relating to a preparatory school.
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: prepped, prepping, preps
definition 1: to attend a preparatory school.
definition 2: to prepare oneself through study or training, as for an exam.
 
part of speech: transitive verb
definition: to prepare (a person, subject, or thing) for a specific purpose, as for an exam or medical operation.