GRE Word List

INGRATIATE

to gain favor or favorable acceptance for by deliberate effort

The meaning of the word ingratiate is to gain favor or favorable acceptance for by deliberate effort.

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WordMeaning
subservientuseful in an inferior capacity : subordinate
ambivalencesimultaneous and contradictory attitudes or feelings (such as attraction and repulsion) toward an object, person, or action
incommodiousnot commodious : inconvenient
uniformitythe quality or state of being uniform
rivetinghaving the power to fix the attention : engrossing
requiteto make return for : repay
devolveto pass on (something, such as responsibility, rights, or powers) from one person or entity to another
componenta constituent part : ingredient
grossglaringly noticeable usually because of inexcusable badness or objectionableness
coiffurea style or manner of arranging the hair