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
tantalizetease; excite by exposing something desirable while keeping it out of reach; torture with disappointment; CF. Tantalus: Greek mythological figure
somnambulistsleepwalker; V. somnambulate; N. somnambulism
wavermove or swing back and forth; be uncertain or unsteady in decision or movement; Ex. wavering between accepting and refusing
valorbravery; ADJ. valiant: possessing valor; brave
gibemock; make jeering remarks; N: jeering remarks
proteanable to take on many forms; versatile; CF. Proteus: sea god to change his shape at will
pediatricianphysician specializing in children's diseases; N. pediatrics
overthrowtopple; N.
husbanduse sparingly; conserve; save; Ex. husband one's energy; CF. house holder
durationlength of time something lasts