GRE Word List

RESIGNATION

patiently submissiveness; statement that one is quitting a job; ADJ. resigned: acquiescent

The meaning of the word resignation is patiently submissiveness; statement that one is quitting a job; ADJ. resigned: acquiescent.

Random words

WordMeaning
slothslow moving tree-dwelling mammal; laziness; ADJ. slothful: lazy; indolent
cloyingdistasteful (because excessive); excessively sweet or sentimental; V. cloy: become unpleasant through too much sweetness or excess
monotheismbelief in one God
impotentweak; ineffective; lacking in physical strength or power
slitherslip or slide
blurtutter impulsively from nervousness or excitement
moltperiodically shed or cast off hairs or feathers (for replacement by a new growth)
perfidioustreacherous; disloyal; N. perfidy: treachery
sepulchertomb; V: place in a sepulcher; ADJ. sepulchral
supinelying on back; passive; inactive; Ex. The defeated pugilist lay supine; Ex. supine acceptance of the decision