GRE Word List


impossible to recover or regain; CF. retrieve

The meaning of the word irretrievable is impossible to recover or regain; CF. retrieve.

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monasticrelated to monks or monasteries; removed from worldly concerns
inanimatelifeless; not animate
ostracizebanish from a group; exclude from public favor; ban; Ex. His friends ostracized him. N. ostracism
camaraderiegood-fellowship; CF. comrade
amblewalking at an easy unhurried pace; V: walk slowly and aimlessly
amendcorrect; change ; generally for the better
consequentialself-important; significant; consequent; following as a result; Ex. consequential air; CF. subsequent
factotumhandyman; person who does all kinds of work; CF. do everything
biennialevery two years