GRE Word List


without money

The meaning of the word impecunious is without money.

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hutcrude dwelling; shack
sagaScandinavian myth; any legend; long heroic narrative
stentorian(of the voice) extremely loud; CF. Stentor: a loud herald in the Iliad
gleangather leavings; gather grain left behind by reapers; gather bit by bit (facts or information) often with difficulty
ballastheavy substance used to add stability or weight; V. supply with ballast
fraudulentcheating; deceitful; Ex. fraudulent means; N. fraud: deception; swindle
panoramicdenoting an unobstructed and comprehensive view; N. panorama: unbroken view of a wide area
anchorsecure or fasten firmly; be fixed in place; N. anchorage
bidcommand; utter (a greeting); offer as a price; N: offer of a price; amount offered; earnest effort to gain something; Ex. bid for freedom
penchantstrong inclination; strong liking (esp. for something that is disapproved of by other people); Ex. penchant for fast cars