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1100 words week 19--day 3*4

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parsimonious
misery--- She was in parsimonious after her math test.
pecuniary
financial..The family of sixteen was in pecuniary debt.
dismantle
to strip of covering, take apart...The family dismantled the Christmas tree.
sumptuous
lavish ((means fablous))..She cleaned he hair with a lavish shampoo.
underwrite
agree to finance..The man got an underwire with the Honda car dealership company.
to know the ropes
to be fully acquainted with the procedures..The chinese girl knew the ropes when it came to math.
restrictive
harsh, confining..Her mother was restrictive and wouldnt let er cut her hair.
balk
to refuse to move..Rosa Parks balked and wouldnt move to the bc of the bus.
blunt
plain spoken..The girl was blunt and didn't care what others thought of her when she said things.
nostalgia
yearning for the past..the old man was nostalgia, and always spoke of "in the olden days..."
rife
widespread...The diesease was rife in China.
behind the eight ball
in trouble...Once she snuck out she new she would be behind the eigth ball.

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