1. prime interest rate the interest rate on short-term loans that banks charge their commercial customers with high credit ratings
  2. interest rate the percentage of a sum of money charged for its use
  3. remonstrate argue in protest or opposition
  4. Pine Tree State a state in New England
  5. brain truster an expert adviser involved in making important decisions but usually lacking official status
  6. interstate of relations between individual divisions of a country
  7. printer's devil an apprentice in a printing establishment
  8. premenstrual of or relating to or occurring during the period just before menstruation
  9. prostrate stretched out and lying at full length along the ground
  10. disinterested unaffected by concern for one's own welfare
  11. underestimate make too low an approximation of
  12. prime minister head of government, especially of a parliamentary democracy
  13. demonstrate give an exhibition of to an interested audience
  14. intrastate relating to or existing within the boundaries of a state
  15. interested showing curiosity or fascination or concern
  16. administrate supervise or be in charge of
  17. contrast the opposition or dissimilarity of things that are compared
  18. Prime Minister the person who holds the position of head of the government in the United Kingdom
  19. interest a sense of concern with and curiosity about something
  20. semi-prostrate imperfectly prostrate; prostrate for part of its length