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GE Vocab 1

Terms

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Commiserate
To feel or express sorrow or pity for; sympathize with4
Omnipotent
HAving very great or unlimited authority of power.
Waistcoat
A garment normally worn by men under a doublet
Elixer
A sweetened solution of alcohol and water or an underlining principle
prodigal
Wastefully extravegant
Regale
To entertain, usually with food and drink
Restorative
Having the power to restore
Dissuade
To persuade a person from following a certain path
Intimate
To make known subtly or indirectly
Connubial
Related to marratlge or marrage state.
Imperious
Arrogantly overbearing or urgent
Gluttony
Excess in eating or drinking
Bile
An alkaline brownish yellow substance secreated by the liver or bitterness in tmperor
Trenchant
Forceful, effective, and vigerous
Ensue
To follow as a result of something or to take place subsequently
Consternation
A state of paralyzing fear
Assail
To attack with words; to ridicule or to trouble
Vestry
A room in a church that is used by priests for classes and to prepare for services
Vivacious
Full of animation and spirit
Conciliatory
Placid; yielding
Contumacious
Obstinently disobedient
larcenous
Relating to or guity of theft
Garret
An attic
Imprecation
A curse
Impregnable
Strong enough to resist or withstand attack; not to be taken by force, unconquerable.
Aghast
Struck by shock, terror, or amazement
Chandler
A person who makes candles or a specialized retailer
Homily
A tedious, moralizing lecture or admonition
Expectorate
To eject from the mouth by coughing or spitting
Cravat
A cloth worn around the necks of men in the 17th century in substitution of a bow tie
Prodigious
Inexpressibely great in size or extent
Banns
An announcement,especially in a church, of an intended marriage.
Detest
To intensly dislike; abhor
Vicarious
Done as if one is taking on the feelings of another

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