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Glossary of 1st Six Weeks Vocab

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Adversary
(n) an enemy, oppponent
Alienate
(v) to turn away, to make indifferent or hostile, to transfer
Artifice
(n) a skillful or inenious device, a clever trick, a clever skill, trickery
Coerce
(v) to compel, force
craven
(adj) cowardly (n) coward
Culinary
(adj) of or relating to cooking or the kitchen
delete
(v) to erase, wipe out, cut out
demise
(n) a death, especially of someone of lofty status
exhilarate
(v) to enliven, cheer, give spirit of liveliness to
Fallow
(adj) plowed but not seeded, inactive, reddish-yellow (N0 land left unseeded
Harass
to disturb, worry, to trouble by repeated attacks
Inclement
(adj) stormy, harsh, severe in attitude or action
muse
(v) to think about in a dreamy way, ponder
negligible
(adj) so unimportant that it can be disregarded
perpetuate
(v) to make permanent or long lasting
precedent
(n) an example that may serve as a basis for imitation or later action
punitive
(adj) inflicting or aiming at punishment
redress
(v) to set right, remedy (n) relief from wrong or injury
sojurn
(n) a temporary stay (v) to stay for a time
urbane
(adj) refined in manner or style, suave

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