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Glossary of English Exam Vocabulary

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Multifarious
having great variety; numerous and diverse
Stultify
- to make ineffective or useless, cripple; to have a dulling effect on
Limpid-
clear, tansparent, easily understtod
Ingenuous
innocent, simple; frank, sincere
Indemnity
- a payment for damage or loss
Sophomoric
immature but overconfident; conceited
capricious
to whims or passing fancies
Ascertain
to find out
diffident
shy, lacking self- confidence, modest, reserved
Venal
open to or marked by bribery or corruption
commodious
spacious, roomy
augment
to make larger
bequeath
to give or pass on as an inheritance
squalid
filthy, wretched, debased
deft
skillfull, nimbld
benefactor
one who does good for others
amicable
peaceful, friendly
unfeigned
sincere, real, without pretense
panacea
a remedy for all ills, cure-all; an answer to all problems
expunge
to erase, obliterate, to destroy
punitive
inflicting or aiming at punishment
inopportune
comeing at a bad time, not apporpriate
marinet
a strict diciplinarian, a stickler for the rules
warily
cautiosly, with great care
belligerent
war like, combative, aggressive, one at war, engaged in war, given to fighting
sojourn
stayinf for a time, a temporary stay
negligible
so unimportant it can be disreguarded

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