GRE Word List

UNTENABLE

not able to be defended

The meaning of the word untenable is not able to be defended.

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WordMeaning
nominalof, relating to, or being a noun or a word or expression taking a noun construction
homeostasisa relatively stable state of equilibrium or a tendency toward such a state between the different but interdependent elements or groups of elements of an organism, population, or group
cumulativeincreasing by successive additions
malingererto pretend or exaggerate incapacity or illness (as to avoid duty or work)
suavitysmoothly though often superficially gracious and sophisticated
unintimidatingnot causing a feeling of fear or timidity : not intimidating
deviouswandering
ejaculationan act of ejaculating
dislodgeto drive from a position of hiding, defense, or advantage
perturbto cause to be worried or upset : disquiet