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Glossary of Abeka 8 Vocabulary, Spelling, Poetry II, List 8

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accompanied

sp
accompanied
apologies

sp
apologies
carrier

sp
carrier
chimneys

sp
chimneys
decoys

sp
decoys
denied

sp
denied
emergencies

sp
emergencies
hatcheries

sp
hatcheries
identifying

sp
identifying
industries

sp
industries
inquiries

sp
inquiries
likelihood

sp
likelihood
luxurious

sp
luxurious
modifying

sp
modifying
nullified

sp
nullified
salaries

sp
salaries
trolleys

sp
trolleys
valleys

sp
valleys
various

sp
various
worrying

sp
worrying
certitude

vocab
assurance, sureness, conviction

Certitude is the state of mind of one whose faith is so strong that it resists all attack.
chivalry

vocab
courtesy, honorableness, bravery

Chivilry is only a name for that general spirit or state of mond which disposes men to heroic and generous actions.
impunity

vocab
exempt from penalty or punishment

Allowing crimes to be committed with impunity gives criminals the confidence to do whatever they want.
indulgent

vocab
lenient, tolerant, pampering

To be indulgent with yourself is to greatly decrease your chances of success in life.
insinuate

vocab
hint, suggest, imply

Through your tone and expression, rather than through your words, you can insinuate that somthing is true.
lateral

vocab
sideways

The lateral movements of the crab did not stop the youngster from stopping him.
mettle

vocab
spirit, resolution, courage

Martin Luther showed mettle when he refused to bow to the pope's demands.
patent

vocab
clear, obvious evident

The principal punished the student for his patent disobedience.
pliable

vocab
easily bent, flexible

He was a pliable sort of person, always yielding to the will of others.
squall

vocab
violent windstorm

A squall is often accompanied by rain or snow.

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