GRE Word List


unexplicable; impossible to account for; unreasonable or mysterious

The meaning of the word unaccountable is unexplicable; impossible to account for; unreasonable or mysterious.

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benefactorgift giver; patron; person who does good or who gives money for a good purpose
assayanalyze (to discover what materials are present); evaluate (soil or ore)
stenchstrong foul odor; reek; stink
loungestand, sit, or lie in a lazy, relaxed way
ejaculationexclamation; abrupt ejection (to discharge sperm); V. ejaculate
cohabitlive together
pejorative(of a word or phrase) suggesting that someone is of little value; negative in connotation; having a belittling effect; Ex. Many women now considers ``housewife'' a pejorative expression, because it patronized them.
nuanceshade of slight difference in meaning or color; subtle distinction
septicof or causing sepsis; putrid; producing putrefaction; N. sepsis: poisoning of part of the body (producing pus)
irreverencelack of proper respect or reverence; ADJ. irreverent