GRE Word List

IMPERTINENT

given to or characterized by insolent rudeness

The meaning of the word impertinent is given to or characterized by insolent rudeness.

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canvassto go through (a district) or go to (persons) in order to solicit orders or political support or to determine opinions or sentiments
placateto soothe or mollify especially by concessions : appease
humblenot proud or haughty : not arrogant or assertive
incendiaryigniting combustible materials spontaneously
quandarya state of perplexity or doubt
stipulateto make an agreement or covenant to do or forbear something : contract
morticianundertaker
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delusionsomething that is falsely or delusively believed or propagated
misnomerthe misnaming of a person in a legal instrument