GRE Word List


not able to be traveled or crossed

The meaning of the word impassable is not able to be traveled or crossed.

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perorationconclusion of an oration; perorating; V. perorate: conclude a speech; speak at great length
pejorative(of a word or phrase) suggesting that someone is of little value; negative in connotation; having a belittling effect; Ex. Many women now considers ``housewife'' a pejorative expression, because it patronized them.
amuletcharm; talisman; an object worn believed to protect against evil, bad luck
illimitableinfinite; limitless
gnarlprotruding knot on a tree; V.
scenarioplot outline; screenplay(script for a movie); opera libretto; outline of possible future events
genialitycheerfulness; kindliness; sympathy; ADJ. genial: cheerful and good-tempered
piscatorialpertaining to fishing; CF. Pisces
palpabletangible; (of something bad) easily perceptible; obvious; Ex. palpable blunder
queasyexperiencing nausea; nauseated; easily nauseated; squeamish; Ex. feel a little queasy