GRE Word List


unlikely (to be true); unbelievable; Ex. implausible alibi

The meaning of the word implausible is unlikely (to be true); unbelievable; Ex. implausible alibi.

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germanepertinent; bearing upon(having connection with) the case at hand; appropriate
supplicantone who supplicates; ADJ.
verbiagepompous array of words; too many unnecessary words; wordiness
dowseuse a divining rod to search for underground water or minerals
altruisticunselfishly generous; concerned for others; N. altiruism: unselfish concern for the welfare of others; unselfishness; OP. egoism
penchantstrong inclination; strong liking (esp. for something that is disapproved of by other people); Ex. penchant for fast cars
petrifyturn to stone; cause to become stonelike; stun or paralyze
triflesomething of little importance or value; small amount; Ex. a trifle; V: treat without seriousness; flirt
limberflexible; supple; pliable; V.
alimonypayments made regularly to an ex-spouse after divorce