GRE Word List

INDULGENT

humoring; yielding; lenient; showing indulgence

The meaning of the word indulgent is humoring; yielding; lenient; showing indulgence.

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WordMeaning
testyirritable; impatient and bad-tempered; short-tempered; N. testiness
hoarywhite with age
obeisancebow (to show respect and obedience)
recalcitrantdisobedient or resisting authority even after being punished; obstinately stubborn; determined to resist authority; unruly; Ex. recalcitrant child
supplicantone who supplicates; ADJ.
supererogatorysuperfluous; more than needed or demanded
forthcominghappening in the near future; ready; willing to help; Ex. No answer was forthcoming.
renownfame; ADJ. renowned
homagehonor; tribute; great respect; Ex. pay/do homage to
recessionwithdrawal; retreat; time of low economic activity