GRE Word List

IMPENETRABLE

not able to be pierced or entered; beyond understanding; impossible to understand; Ex. impenetrable mystery

Immense: IELTS Vocabulary
Immense: IELTS Vocabulary

The meaning of the word impenetrable is not able to be pierced or entered; beyond understanding; impossible to understand; Ex. impenetrable mystery.

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opprobriuminfamy; disgrace arising from shameful conduct; vilification(slander); scorn; contempt; Ex. opprobrium hurled against him; ADJ. opprobrious: expressing contempt; shameful or infamous
indisputabletoo certain to be disputed; beyond doubt
profaneviolate; desecrate (something holy); treat unworthily; be profane for; ADJ: secular; nonreligious; irreverent for holy things
extirpateroot up; uproot; destroy completely
plebiscitedirect vote by the entire electorate (on an important issue)
ineffableunutterable; not to be uttered; taboo; that cannot be expressed in speech; indescribable; unspeakable; inexpressible; Ex. ineffable name/joy
irretrievableimpossible to recover or regain; CF. retrieve
urchinmischievous child (usually a boy); CF. urchin: hedgehog; CF. porcupine: pig with spikes ?; CF. sea urchin
shrivelmake or become shrunken and wrinkled (often by drying)
invulnerableincapable of injury; impossible to damage or injure