GRE Word List


untimely; inappropriate or ill-timed; poorly chosen

The meaning of the word inopportune is untimely; inappropriate or ill-timed; poorly chosen.

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connivancepretense of ignorance of something wrong; assistance; permission to offend; V. connive: feign ignorance (of a wrong); cooperate secretly in an illegal action; conspire
unanimitycomplete agreement; ADJ. unanimous
persistcontinue in existence; last; continue in a course of action in spite of opposition; Ex. persist in/with something; ADJ. persistent
traumatic(of an experience) deeply shocking; pertaining to an injury caused by violence; N. trauma: serious wound; emotional shock that causes lasting psychological damage
muddleconfuse; mix up confusedly; N: state of confusion
skirmishminor fight; minor battle in war; V.
lecternreading desk or stand for a public speaker
rusticatebanish to the country; dwell in the country
debauchcorrupt morally; seduce from virtue; N. debauchery: wild behavior (with sex and alcohol)
missiveletter; written statement; CF. sent