GRE Word List

SUBSERVIENT

behaving like a slave; servile; obsequious; subordinate; N. subservience

The meaning of the word subservient is behaving like a slave; servile; obsequious; subordinate; N. subservience.

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WordMeaning
windfallfallen fruit; unexpected lucky event
rationfixed portion; V: distribute as rations
culpritone guilty of a crime
dissonancediscord
teetotalismpractice of abstaining totally from alcoholic drinks; N. teetotaler;; ADJ. teetotal; CF. T + total
genialitycheerfulness; kindliness; sympathy; ADJ. genial: cheerful and good-tempered
wither(of a plant) dry up from loss of moisture; lose freshness; shrivel; decay
quintessencepurest and highest embodiment; perfect example; apotheosis; most essential element; Ex. quintessence of wit; ADJ. quintessential; CF. fifth essence
dissuadepersuade not to do; discourage; N. dissuasion
extraditionsurrender of prisoner by one state to another; Ex. extradition treaty; V. extradite