GRE Word List

SUBDUE

less intense; quieter; Ex. subdued lighting; Ex. subdue: conquer; make less intense; quiet; Ex. subdue one's anger

The meaning of the word subdue is less intense; quieter; Ex. subdued lighting; Ex. subdue: conquer; make less intense; quiet; Ex. subdue one's anger.

Random words

WordMeaning
equityfairness; justice; OP. inequity
connivancepretense of ignorance of something wrong; assistance; permission to offend; V. connive: feign ignorance (of a wrong); cooperate secretly in an illegal action; conspire
relapsereturn to a former state (esp. after improvement); N.
endueprovide with some quality; endow
self-righteoussure of one's own righteousness; moralistic
actuatemotivate; activate; cause to act
illusivedeceiving; based on illusion; causing illusion; deceptive
proneinclined to; likely to (suffer); prostrate; lying with the front downward; Ex. prone to disease/make mistakes; Ex. accident-prone
agapeopenmouthed
discreteseparate; unconnected