GRE Word List

PALPABLE

tangible; (of something bad) easily perceptible; obvious; Ex. palpable blunder

The meaning of the word palpable is tangible; (of something bad) easily perceptible; obvious; Ex. palpable blunder.

Random words

WordMeaning
impoverishmake poor; deprive of natural strength or something important; Ex. impoverished soil
notableconspicuous; worthy of note; remarkable; important; distinguished; noted
soundin good condition; showing good judgment or good sense; thorough; complete; Ex. sound mind/investment/training
absolvepardon (an offense)
reserveself-control; self-restraint; formal but distant manner; reticence; Ex. without reserve: freely and openly; ADJ. reserved: shy and uncommunicative
profaneviolate; desecrate (something holy); treat unworthily; be profane for; ADJ: secular; nonreligious; irreverent for holy things
maraudmove in search of plunder; Ex. marauding army
ubiquitousbeing everywhere; omnipresent; N. ubiquity
accoladeaward of merit; strong praise and approval
historicimportant in history; Ex. historic battle