GRE Word List

INDETERMINATE

uncertain; not clearly fixed; indefinite

The meaning of the word indeterminate is uncertain; not clearly fixed; indefinite.

Random words

WordMeaning
pugilistboxer; CF. pugilism: boxing
validlogically convincing; sound; legally acceptable; effective; Ex. valid reasoning/passport
posthumousafter death (as of child born after father's death or book published after author's death); coming or occurring after one's death; Ex. posthumous fame/novel
subsumeinclude (as a member of a group); encompass
gloss_overexplain away with the intention of deceiving or hiding faults
qualifyreach a necessary standard; limit the meaning of something stated
gamutentire range
paraphraserestate a passage in one's own words while retaining thought of author; N: restatement of a text in other words
blundererror; stupid mistake
susceptibleimpressionable; easily influenced; sensitive; having little resistance as to a disease; likely to suffer; receptive to; capable of accepting; Ex. susceptible to persuasion/colds; Ex. The agreement is not susceptible of alteration; N. susceptibility