GRE Word List

IMPLACABLE

incapable of being pacified; impossible to appease; Ex. implacable enemy

The meaning of the word implacable is incapable of being pacified; impossible to appease; Ex. implacable enemy.

Random words

WordMeaning
lewdlustful
stagnant(of water) not flowing (often bad-smelling); motionless; stale; not developing; inactive; dull; Ex. stagnant industrial output
farcebroad comedy; mockery; humorous play full of silly things happening; ADJ. farcical
virtualin essence; existing in essence though not in actual form; for practical purposes; Ex. virtual ruler/space
piqueirritation; resentment from wounded pride (eg. loss in a contest); V: provoke; arouse; annoy; cause to feel resentment; Ex. pique her curiosity
altruisticunselfishly generous; concerned for others; N. altiruism: unselfish concern for the welfare of others; unselfishness; OP. egoism
canardunfounded false rumor; exaggerated false report
distantreserved or aloof; cold in manner; Ex. distant greeting; ADV. distantly
antiquemade in an earlier period and usu. valuable; N: object that was made in an earlier period and that is rare or valuable
reprievepostponement or cancelation of a punishment; temporary stay; V: postpone or cancel the punishment of