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Impugn GRE Vocabulary Flashcard

Impugn GRE Vocabulary Flashcard

/ɪmˈpjuːn/ (verb)


to cast doubt on something by criticizing it, call into question, attack verbally, dispute, question, assail, query, challenge, take issue with, doubt


I must say that I was disappointed in the content of this list – but not necessarily surprised. As is often the case, it appears that when companies are searching for HR talent, their wish-list is filled with administrative and compliance focused activities.

At the same time, the HR profession is maligned and impugned for being focused on process over innovation and administration over enabling success in the organization.

But I don’t blame HR. I blame the leaders of organizations who haven’t changed their perceptions, expectations or hiring requirements for the function that touches every aspect of an organization’s unique competitive advantage – their people.



endorse, embrace

Parts of speech

Noun: impugner

Adjective: impugnable

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Dr. Mohammad Hossein Hariri Asl is an English and Persian instructor, researcher, inventor, author, blogger, SEO expert, website developer, and the creator of LELB Society. He's got a PhD in TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language). Study our guest posting guidelines for authors.

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