GRE Word List

IMPERVIOUS

impenetrable; incapable of being damaged or distressed; incapable of being affected (in one's opinions); Ex. impervious to water/criticism

The meaning of the word impervious is impenetrable; incapable of being damaged or distressed; incapable of being affected (in one's opinions); Ex. impervious to water/criticism.

Random words

WordMeaning
tractpropaganda pamphlet (esp. by a religious or political group); expanse of land; region of indefinite size; system of related organs; Ex. digestive tract
immureimprison; shut up in confinement; CF. wall
laudpraise; N. ADJ. laudable: praiseworthy; ADJ. laudatory: expressing praise
orgywild drunken revelry; unrestrained indulgence in an activity; Ex. orgy of shopping
onusburden; responsibility
endemicprevailing among a specific group of people or in a specific area or country; peculiar to a particular region or people; CF. pandemic
addressdirect a speech to; speak to; deal with or discuss; direct one's efforts or attention to; make with a destination; N: formal speech
limpidcrystal clear
warrentunnels in which rabbits live; overcrowded living area; crowded conditions in which people live
projectilemissile; fired or thrown object (such as stone or bullet)