GRE Word List

IMPALPABLE

imperceptible(not easily understood); intangible; OP. palpable: tangible; easily perceptible

The meaning of the word impalpable is imperceptible(not easily understood); intangible; OP. palpable: tangible; easily perceptible.

Random words

WordMeaning
yokelrustic; country bumpkin;
artlesswithout guile; open and honest
braveface courageously; Ex. brave the storm
orgywild drunken revelry; unrestrained indulgence in an activity; Ex. orgy of shopping
fictitiousimaginary; non-existent; purposely invented to deceive; untrue; Ex. fictitious name/boyfriend; CF. fictional
prestigerespect or admiration; impression produced by achievements or reputation; ADJ: causing admiration; ADJ. prestigious: having prestige
complianceconformity in fulfilling requirements; readiness to yield; disposition to yield to others; V. comply
maulhandle roughly; batter; injure by beating; Ex. mauled by his overexcited fans; N: heavy long-handled hammer
ironicexpressing irony; occurring in an unexpected and contrary manner
probeexplore with a probe or tools; investigate; N: slender instrument used to explore a wound or body cavity; device designed to investigate an unknown region; thorough investigation; Ex. space probe