GRE Word List

IMPENDING

occurring or likely to occur soon : upcoming

The meaning of the word impending is occurring or likely to occur soon : upcoming.

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WordMeaning
ventto provide with a vent
emulateto strive to equal or excel
crossa structure consisting of an upright with a transverse beam used especially by the ancient Romans for execution
schemea plan or program of action
ensconceshelter
refectorya dining hall (as in a monastery or college)
manaclea shackle for the hand or wrist : handcuff
suffocateto stop the respiration of (as by strangling or asphyxiation)
vouchsafeto grant or furnish often in a gracious or condescending manner
biliousof or relating to a yellow or greenish fluid that is secreted by the liver and that aids especially in the emulsification and absorption of fats : of or relating to bile (see bile