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English Vocab from Chapters 1-5 of TKAM

Terms

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Synonyms
A word having nearly the same meaning as another
Collards
The leaves of kale, used as a vegetable
Repertoire
The class of compositions in a genre
Malevolent
Having or exhibiting ill will; wishing harm to others
Predilection
A partiality or disposition in favor of something
Beadle
An official employed in a church to keep order during services
Inquisitive
Inclined to investigate; eager for knowledge
Benign
Of a kind and gentle disposition
Dispensation
An exemption or release from an obligation or rule
Erratic
Having no fixed or regular course; wandering
Iniquities
Gross immorality or injustice; wickedness
Contentious
Given to contention; quarrelsome
Monosyllabic
Having only one syllable
Gothic
Of or relating to the Goths or their language
Probate
Judicial certification of the validity of a will
Edification
Intellectual, moral, or spiritual improvement; enlightenment.
Cowlick
A tuft of hair that grows in a different direction from the rest
Vapid
Lacking liveliness, animation, or interest; dull
Nocturnal
Of, relating to, or occurring in the night
Domiciled
To establish (oneself or another person) in a residence
Nebulous
Cloudy, misty, or hazy
Indigenous
Originating and occurring naturally in an area or environment
Meditating
To reflect on; contemplate
Condescended
To deal with people in a patronizingly superior manner
Tranquility
The quality or state of being tranquil; serenity
Benevolence
An inclination to perform kind, charitable acts
Diminutive
Extremely small in size; tiny
Auspicious
Marked by success; prosperous
Melancholy
Pensive reflection or contemplation
Magisterial
Characteristic of a master or teacher; authoritative

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