GRE Word List

PUISSANT

powerful; strong; potent; N. puissance: power

The meaning of the word puissant is powerful; strong; potent; N. puissance: power.

Random words

WordMeaning
agoghighly excited; intensely curious
perniciousvery harmful; deadly; very destructive; Ex. pernicious effect/anemia
simplisticoversimplified
transcendentexceeding ordinary limits; superior; surpassing; V. transcend: go beyond; exceed; surpass; N. transcendancy
inimical(of someone) unfriendly; hostile; (of something) harmful; detrimental; CF. enemy
devoidempty; lacking
holocaustdestruction by fire; CF. burnt whole; CF. Holocaust
botchmismanage; blow
slitherslip or slide
embarkcommence; go on board a boat; begin a journey