GRE Word List
The meaning of the word untenable is not able to be defended.
|pernicious||highly injurious or destructive : deadly|
|shyster||a person who is professionally unscrupulous especially in the practice of law or politics : pettifogger|
|surmount||to prevail over : overcome|
|prerogative||an exclusive or special right, power, or privilege: such as|
|paste||a dough that contains a considerable proportion of fat and is used for pastry crust or fancy rolls|
|vendor||one that vends : seller|