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ENGLISH VOCAB

Terms

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apprehension
anticipation of adversity or misfortune; suspicion or fear of future trouble or evil
vivacity
liveliness; animation; sprightliness
virtuous
having virtues
cupidity
the feeling with which a person regards anything considered mean, vile, or worthless; disdain; scorn.
ravenously
very hungrily
Superciliously
haughtily disdainful or contemptuous, as a person or a facial expression.
diffidence
lacking confidence in one's own ability, worth, or fitness; timid; shy
contempt
the feeling with which a person regards anything considered mean, vile, or worthless; disdain; scorn.
unscrupulous
not being punctiliously or minutely careful, precise, or exact
feign
to represent fictitiously; put on an appearance of
perplexity
a tangled, involved, or confused condition or situation.
disparity
lack of similarity or equality; inequality; difference
patronage
the financial support or business provided to a store, hotel, or the like, by customers, clients, or paying guests
expectorating
spitting
melancholy
extreme sadness
abhorrence
a feeling of extreme repugnance or aversion; utter loathing; abomination.
despondent
feeling or showing profound hopelessness, dejection, discouragement, or gloom:
imperceptibly
very slight, gradual, or subtle
provincial
belonging or peculiar to some particular local:
avarice
insatiable greed for riches; inordinate, miserly desire to gain and hoard wealth
querulous
full of complaints; complaining
lethargic
of, pertaining to, or affected with drowsiness; sluggishness
dubiously
doubtful; marked by or occasioning doubt
enlightenment
to make easier
incongruity
the state of being disagreeing and inharmonious in character

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