GRE Word List


insolent; rude; not pertinent; N. impertinence

The meaning of the word impertinent is insolent; rude; not pertinent; N. impertinence.

Random words

guiledeceit; duplicity; wiliness; cunning; Ex. persuade her by guile
desultoryaimless; haphazard; digressing at random
somaticpertaining to the body; bodily; physical
regimenprescribed course of diet or exercise; prescribed diet and habits; Ex. daily regimen of a dancer
recesspause; temporary cessation; alcove; secret inner place; Ex. parliament in recess; V. CF. recessive
hecklerperson who verbally harasses others; V. heckle: verbally harass as with gibes (by interrupting a speaker or speech)
larderpantry; place where food is kept
discourseserious speech, writing, or conversation; formal discussion (either written or spoken); conversation; V.
tarnishmake or become dull or discolored; N.