GRE Word List

OBSEQUIOUS

marked by or exhibiting a fawning attentiveness

The meaning of the word obsequious is marked by or exhibiting a fawning attentiveness.

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blandishmentsomething that tends to coax or cajole : allurement
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annotateto make or furnish critical or explanatory notes or comment
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parodya literary or musical work in which the style of an author or work is closely imitated for comic effect or in ridicule