GRE Word List


not able to be erased

The meaning of the word indelible is not able to be erased.

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impassablenot able to be traveled or crossed
innuendoindirect or subtle (derogatory) hint; insinuation; Ex. sexual innuendo
drollqueer and amusing
ordinationceremony conferring holy orders; ceremony of ordaining a priest
fulsomedisgustingly excessive; offensively flattering; Ex. fulsome praise/expressions of admire
incredulouswithholding belief; skeptical; showing disbelief
stricturesevere and adverse criticism; critical comments; limit or restriction
permeablethat can be permeated; penetrable; porous; allowing liquids or gas to pass through; V. permeate: spread or flow throughout; charge
lachrymoseproducing tears; tearful
confidanttrusted friend (to whom one tells one's secret)