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GRE Word List

IMPEDIMENT

hindrance; stumbling-block; speech defect preventing clear articulation; Ex. speech impediment

The meaning of the word impediment is hindrance; stumbling-block; speech defect preventing clear articulation; Ex. speech impediment.

Random words

WordMeaning
vendettablood feud (esp. between two families); CF. Nina Williams
seresear; parched; dry
reducediminish; bring to a weaker or more difficult condition; demote; lower in rank; separate into components by analysis; Ex. reduced to the ranks; Ex. reduce the house to rubble; N. reduction
punctiliousminutely attentive (perhaps too much so) to fine points; stressing niceties of conduct or form; N. punctilio, punctiliousness: careful attention payed to every small exact detail
horticulturalpertaining to cultivation of gardens; N. horticulture: science or art of cultivating fruits, vegetables, or ornamental plants; CF. agriculture: science or art of farming or growing crops
esteemrespect; value; judge; N.
slapdashhasty and careless; haphazard; sloppy(carelessly done)
warble(of a bird) sing; babble; N.
fallibleliable to err
vagabondwanderer (without a permanent home); tramp