GRE Word List

IMPOTENT

not potent : lacking in power, strength, or vigor : helpless

The meaning of the word impotent is not potent : lacking in power, strength, or vigor : helpless.

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bleakexposed and barren and often windswept
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ventilateto expose to air and especially to a current of fresh air for purifying, curing, or refreshing
renovateto restore to a former better state (as by cleaning, repairing, or rebuilding)
mettlevigor and strength of spirit or temperament (see temperament