GRE Word List

INEVITABLE

unavoidable

The meaning of the word inevitable is unavoidable.

Random words

WordMeaning
broodsit on in order to hatch; think deeply or worry anxiously; N: the young of certain animals; group of young birds hatched at one time
importunebeg persistently; make repeated requests (in an annoying way)
retrieverecover; put right; find and bring in; regain; Ex. retrieve the situation
commemoratehonor the memory of; serve as a memorial to; Ex. commemorate the 100th anniversary/those who died in the war
didactic(of speech or writing) intended to teach a moral lesson; teaching; instructional; N. didacticism
incontrovertibleindisputable; impossible to dispute; not open to question; unquestionable
torrentrushing stream; flood; Ex. The rain fell in torrents.
malapropismcomic misuse of a word; CF. Mrs. Malaprop
elixircure-all; panacea; something invigorating
miniaturesmall model; small painting; ADJ: small