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Glossary of Wees Chapter 11 to 13 wordly wise

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To make or become thin; To lesson the amount, force or value of
attenuate
Something or someone of enormous size or power
Behemoth
To remove from a grave or tomb; to give up
Disinter
To go beyond desirable or established limits; to encroach. To come in contact with, especially forcefully
Impinge
Haveing many forms; varied, versatile
Multifarious
A combination of words that seem to be contradictory
oxymoron
An ample amount; an abundance
Plentitude
To assume as a fact based on the best available evidence
Postulate
To prove superior in power or strength. To remian in effect or use; to be current or widespread.
Prevail
To become rotten or decayed, giving off a foul odor.
Putrefy
Beneficial to health or well-being
Salubrious
Fresh adn Juicy
Succulent
Flat, treeless plains of the artic regions
Tundra
Leaving no room for misunderstanding; unambiguous
Unequivocal
Fluctuations in conditions; changes of fortune
Vicissitudes
Peaceful relations; friendship
Amity
A critical or hostile comment
Animadversion
Being in direct and outspoken opposition
Antithetical
Inclined to quarrel; combative; warelike
Bellicose
Of or relating to country life; rustic; pastral
Bucolic
Utterly lacking courage; willing ot give up or capitulate
Craven
To raise in rank, wealth or honor; to praise highly; glorify
Exalt

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