GRE Word List

INTRACTABLE

unruly; difficult to manage; Ex. intractable problem/child

The meaning of the word intractable is unruly; difficult to manage; Ex. intractable problem/child.

Random words

WordMeaning
eventualhappening at last as a result; Ex. eventual victory
didactic(of speech or writing) intended to teach a moral lesson; teaching; instructional; N. didacticism
bugaboobugbear; object of baseless terror
matriculateenroll (in college or graduate school); CF. matrix
germearliest form of an organism; seed or bud; something that may develop into something larger or more important; microbe
incorporealwithout a material body; insubstantial
quotidiandaily; commonplace; customary; Ex. quotidian routine
accordagreement
draconianextremely severe; Ex. draconian punishment; CF. Draco: Athenian politician
cullpick out from others (to kill the weakest members); reject; select; collect (information); N.