GRE Word List

SUBJUGATE

conquer; bring under control

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The meaning of the word subjugate is conquer; bring under control.

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WordMeaning
discomfitfrustrate; put to rout; defeat; disconcert; embarrass; perturb
vexannoy; distress
adagewise saying; proverb
iniquitouswicked; immoral; unrighteous; N. iniquity; Ex. den of iniquity
staidserious and sedate; sober; Ex. staid during the funeral ceremony
spoonerismaccidental transposition of sounds in successive words; Ex. ``Let me sew you to your sheet'' for ``Let me show you to your seat''; CF. William Spooner
blatantextremely (offensively) obvious; loudly offensive; Ex. blatant lie; N. blatancy
stratifieddivided into classes; arranged into strata; V. stratify
pallbecome boring; grow tiresome
intelligentsiaintellectuals; members of the educated elite (often used derogatorily)