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Glossary of English Ch.5 Vocab

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Acrimony
bitterness or sharpness of temper, amnner, or speech; hostility
Affinity
attraction for someone or something eith ehich one feels a closeness or kinship
Ambivalent
having mixed, often opposing, feeling about something or someone; indecisive
Cessation
a stopping, either final or temporary
Emaciated
very thin or wasted away, especially from lack of nourishment; scrawny
Enclave
a distinct region or community enclosed within a larger territory
Engender
to bring into being; to produce
Exacerbate
to make more severe, bitter, or violent
Illicit
not allowed, improper, or unlawful
Indigenous
naturally living or growing in a certain area
Inexorable
not to be persuaded, stopped, or moved by entreaty or plea; relentless
Infatuated
filled with excessive, shallow, or foolish love or desire
Insatiable
never satisfied; greedy
Poignant
painfully moving, affecting, or touching
Proselytize
to convert someone to a faith, belief, or cause

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