GRE Word List

SUBSUME

to include or place within something larger or more comprehensive : encompass as a subordinate or component element

The meaning of the word subsume is to include or place within something larger or more comprehensive : encompass as a subordinate or component element.

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WordMeaning
distinctdistinguishable to the eye or mind as being discrete (see discrete
conciliatoryintended to gain goodwill or favor or to reduce hostility : tending or intended to conciliate
predatoran organism that primarily obtains food by the killing and consuming of other organisms : an organism that lives by predation
unsavoryinsipid
wrytwist
tickleto touch (a body part, a person, etc.) lightly so as to excite the surface nerves and cause uneasiness, laughter, or spasmodic movements
superfluousexceeding what is sufficient or necessary : extra
overthrowoverturn
pastoralof, relating to, or composed of shepherds or herdsmen
plumpto drop, sink, or come in contact suddenly or heavily