Servile

5 Definitions of Servile

The meaning of the word servile, the definition of Servile:

n. - An element which forms no part of the original root; -- opposed to radical.

a. - Of or pertaining to a servant or slave; befitting a servant or a slave; proceeding from dependence; hence, meanly submissive; slavish; mean; cringing; fawning; as, servile flattery; servile fear; servile obedience.

a. - Held in subjection; dependent; enslaved.

a. - Not belonging to the original root; as, a servile letter.

a. - Not itself sounded, but serving to lengthen the preceeding vowel, as e in tune.


The word "servile" uses 7 letters: E E I L R S V

Direct anagrams of servile:

leviers relives reviles veilers

Words formed by adding one letter before or after servile, or to servile in any order:

b - verbiles   c - versicle   d - delivers desilver silvered slivered   e - relieves   g - veligers   h - shelvier   i - liveries   m - vermeils   n - liveners sniveler   o - overlies relievos voleries   p - prelives   r - resilver revilers silverer sliverer  

Shorter words found within servile:

eel eels el els else elver elvers elves er ere ers ervil ervils es eve ever eves evil eviler evils ie il ire ires is isle iv lee leer leers lees lei leis lev lever levers levier levies levis li lie lier liers lies lieve liever lire lis liv live liver livers lives livre livres lv lvi re ree reel reels rees rei reis reive reives relies relive res resile rev revel revels revile revise revs riel riels rile riles rise rive rives see seel seer sei sel ser sere serve sever si sieve silver sir sire siree siver slier sliver sr sri vee veer veers vees veil veiler veils verse vi vie vier viers vies vile viler vires virl virls vis vise

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Other words with the same letter pairs: se er rv vi il le

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