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Everyday Classic Vocab Lesson 1

Classic Vocab Lesson 1

Terms

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facile
arrived at without due care or effort
duplicity
acting in bad faith
perspicacious
acutely insightful and wise
turbid
muddy, having the sediment stirred up
turbulent
(of a liquid) agitated vigorously
muscle
animal tissue consisting predominantly of contractile cells
sacrifice
the act of losing or surrendering something as a penalty for a mistake or fault or failure to perform etc.
undulated
having a wavy surface, edge, or markings
circumspect
Showing watchfulness, caution, or careful consideration.
volition
the act of making a choice
sacrament
a formal religious act conferring a specific grace on those who receive it
magnanimous
generous and understanding and tolerant
multitude
a great number
benevolence
an act intending or showing kindness and good will
imperturbable
not easily perturbed or excited or upset
benediction
blessing
colloquial
characteristic of informal spoken language or conversation
benevolent
doing or producing good
loquacious
full of trivial conversation
volunteer
a person who performs voluntary work
magniloquent
lofty or grandiose in speech or expression.
spectacle
a blunder that makes you look ridiculous
voluntary
of your own free will or design
rector
a person authorized to conduct religious worship
implicate
To show or prove to be involved in or concerned
abound
be abundant or plentiful
elocution
The art of correct intonation, inflection, and gesture in public speaking or reading.
complex
a whole structure (as a building) made up of interconnected or related structures
benefit
something that aids or promotes well-being
direct
plan and direct (a complex undertaking)
desecrate
violate the sacred character of a place or language
abundant
more than enough; plentiful
sacrilegious
grossly irreverent toward what is held to be sacred
multinational
involving or operating in several nations or nationalities
factory
a plant consisting of buildings with facilities for manufacturing
rectify
make right or correct
multiply
combine or increase by multiplication
magnitude
the property of relative size or extent

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