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English Vocab #5

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Terms

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importune
v - to urge or to entreat persistently or repeatedly to trouble with requests or demands
insidious
adj - treacherous
divulge
v - to reveal something (private)
salubrious
adj - healthy; wholesome; promoting health or well being
palpable
adj - plainly seen, heard, perceived
magnanimous
adj - noble in mind; esp. in forgiving or overlooking injury and insult
presentiment
n - a foreboding; having the feeling that something, esp. of an unfortunate or evil nature, is about to occur
copious
adj - very plentiful; abundant
draconian
adj - harsh; severe
rail
v - to utter a bitter complaint
debacle
n - an overwhelming defeat or rout; a stunning ruinous collapse
exorbitant
adj - excessive; extravagant; going beyond what is reasonable or fair
vivacious
adj - full of life and animation; spirited; lively
probity
n - complete honesty; integrity; uprightness in one's dealings
empirical
adj - depending on experience or observation alone
proliferate
v - to grow rapidly; to produce or to create in great number; to multiply rapidly
lacerate
v - to tear jaggedly; to mangle (something soft, like flesh) 2) to wound or to hurt esp. one's feelings, deeply
inscrutable
adj - enigmatic; unfathomable; that cannot be easily understood
exult
v - to show or feel a triumphant joy
aspire
v - to desire strongly; to have great ambition; to yearn or to seek after

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