GRE Word List


impending; near at hand

The meaning of the word imminent is impending; near at hand.

Random words

crassvery unrefined; grossly insensible; crude and undiscriminating; Ex. crass behavior
lancepierce with a lance; cut into; N: spearlike weapon
demoniacfiendish; cruel; N. demon: evil supernatural being; devil
titanicgigantic; N. titan
bewarebe cautious (of)
undulatingmoving with a wavelike motion; V. undulate; CF. und: wave
beleaguerbesiege or attack (with an army); harass; beset
opalescentiridescent; lustrous; like an opal; N. opalescence
atrophywasting away; V: weaken and lose flesh and muscle (through lack of blood or lack of use)
abodedwelling place; home