GRE Word List

SLAVISH

of or like a slave; servile; showing no originality; copied very closely; Ex. slavish devotion/copy of the original

The meaning of the word slavish is of or like a slave; servile; showing no originality; copied very closely; Ex. slavish devotion/copy of the original.

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WordMeaning
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engulfsurround and swallow up
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