GRE Word List


not wise; not expedient; not politic

The meaning of the word impolitic is not wise; not expedient; not politic.

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ewefemale sheep
ambivalencethe state of having contradictory or conflicting emotional attitudes or opinions
trappingsoutward decorations; ornaments (as an outward sign of rank)
jetsamthings thrown from a ship (to lighten the ship)
resignationpatiently submissiveness; statement that one is quitting a job; ADJ. resigned: acquiescent
bewarebe cautious (of)
ferociousfierce; violent; N. ferocity
irksomeannoying; tedious; V. irk: annoy
canardunfounded false rumor; exaggerated false report
permeablethat can be permeated; penetrable; porous; allowing liquids or gas to pass through; V. permeate: spread or flow throughout; charge