GRE Word List


slavishly attentive; servile; full of servile compliance; sycophantic

The meaning of the word obsequious is slavishly attentive; servile; full of servile compliance; sycophantic.

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aerienest of a large bird of prey
frustratethwart; defeat; prevent from accomplishing a purpose
deduciblederived by reasoning; V. deduce: infer; derive by reasoning
acute(of the senses) sharp; quickly perceptive; keen; penetrating; brief and severe; Ex. acute sense of smell/analysis/pain
efficacypower to produce desired effect; ADJ. efficacious: effectual
cadavercorpse; dead human body
annealreduce brittleness and improve toughness by heating and cooling (metal or glass)
ampleenough; abundant; spacious; large in size; Ex. ample opportunity/garden; N. amplitude: quality of being ample; abundance; largeness of space
tentativenot fully worked out or developed; provisional; experimental; uncertain; hesitant; not definite or positive; Ex. tentative agreement/reply