GRE Word List

INEXTRICABLE

from which it is impossible to get free; that cannot be untied; Ex. inextricable troubles; Ex. inextricable two histories

The meaning of the word inextricable is from which it is impossible to get free; that cannot be untied; Ex. inextricable troubles; Ex. inextricable two histories.

Random words

WordMeaning
ravenousextremely hungry; voracious
immuneresistant to; free or exempt from; N. immunity
countenanceapprove; support; tolerate; Ex. countenance his rude behavior; N: face; appearance
impermeableimpervious; not permitting passage through its substance; impossible to permeate
carnivorousmeat-eating; N. carnivore; CF. herbivore
metaphorimplied comparison; CF. simile
forbearancepatience; forgiveness; V. forbear: refrain from (in a generous and forgiving way); be patient; Ex. forbear to send him to prison
fancyimagination (of a whimsical or fantastic nature); capricious liking; V: imagine; be fond of; ADJ. decorative; elaborate
emasculateweaken; castrate
pestilentialcausing plague; tending to cause death; baneful; N. pestilence: fatal epidemic disease (esp. bubonic plague)