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week 5 pg 154

Terms

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faction
group of persons forming a cohesive group
scrutinize
to examine or observe
sagacity
quality of being discerning, wisdom
elocutuin
art of public speaking with gesture
iridescent
producing display of lustrous, rainbow colors
ardor
fiery intensity of feeling
nonchalance
casual lack of concern
acrimony
bitterness
unsrupulous
devoid of scruples
ensemble
unit of complementary parts that contribute to single effect
tenacious
holding persistently to something
detract
take away
assiduous
hardworking
pantomime
communication by means of gesture and facial expression
eloquent
characterized by persuasive
berate
to rebuke or scold angrily
consensus
opinion reached by group
leniency
condition of being merciful
procalim
announce officially and publicly
anecdote
short account of interesting incident
vivid
perceive as bright
preconception
opinion formed in advance of adequate knowledge
troubadour
traveling poet and singer
enact
make into law
novice
person new to a field
alleviate
make pain more bearable
decoruos
proper
partial
not total
astute
laving shrewdness
practitioner
one who practices something like profession

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