GRE Word List

IMPEACH

charge (a public official) with crime in office; raise doubts about; indict; Ex. impeach a witness's credibility

The meaning of the word impeach is charge (a public official) with crime in office; raise doubts about; indict; Ex. impeach a witness's credibility.

Random words

WordMeaning
scotchstamp out(put an end to); thwart; hinder; Ex. scotch the rumor; CF. cut; CF. Θ°΅Ώΐ» ΑΩΐΜ΄Β ΐΗΉΜ
assurancefirm statement that something is certainly true; promise or pledge; certainty; confidence in one's own ability; self-confidence; Ex. In spite of all his assurances, he did not come back; Ex. assurance of his loyalty; Ex. The teacher lacked assurance in fron of his class; V. assure; tell firmly with confidence; ensure; make (something) certain to heappen; make (someone) feel sure; give confidence to; ADJ. assured: self-assured; confident in one's own ability; showing certainty
aberrationdeviation from the normal; mental disorder
saccharinecloying sweet; characteristic of sugar or saccharin
disconcertconfuse; upset; embarrass; perturb
emeticsubstance causing vomiting; ADJ.
banalhackneyed; commonplace; trite; lacking originality; cliched
intrepidfearless
headfirstmoving with the head leading; headlong
ulteriorintentionally hidden; beyond what is evident; situated beyond; unstated and often questionable; Ex. ulterior motive