GRE Word List


willing to obey orders; yielding; timid

The meaning of the word submissive is willing to obey orders; yielding; timid.

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ramshackle(of a building or vehicle) poorly constructed; rickety; falling apart
homogeneousof the same kind; uniform in composition throughout
sullydefile; soil; tarnish; Ex. sully one's hands in menial labor
grimacefacial distortion to show feeling such as pain, disgust, etc; V.
hordecrowd; swarm
acidulousslightly sour (in taste or manner); sharp; caustic
determinatehaving a fixed order of procedure; precisely defined; invariable; fixed; conclusive; final
extolpraise very highly; glorify
debutanteyoung woman making formal entrance into society
treatisearticle treating a subject systematically and thoroughly