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GRE Word List

IMPUISSANCE

powerlessness; feebleness

The meaning of the word impuissance is powerlessness; feebleness.

Random words

WordMeaning
embossproduce a design in raised relief; decorate with a raised design
scorenumber of points; written form of a musical composition; reason; group of 20; notch or incision; Ex. full/vocal score; Ex. Don't worry on that score; V: mark with lines or notches; Ex. score the paper to make it easy to fold
tawdrycheap and gaudy; Ex. tawdry jewelry
amiableagreeable; lovable; warmly friendly
rubblefragments (esp. from a destroyed building)
prestigerespect or admiration; impression produced by achievements or reputation; ADJ: causing admiration; ADJ. prestigious: having prestige
ostentatiousshowy; trying to attract attention; pretentious; N. ostentation: showy display
grumblecomplain; mutter discontentedly; grouch; N.
atavismresemblance to remote ancestors rather than to parents; reversion to an earlier type; throwback; ADJ. atavistic
meteoriclike a meteor; swift; momentarily brilliant; Ex. meteoric rise to fame; N. meteor