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vocab

ps.44& 45

Terms

undefined, object
copy deck
admiring
regarding with approval or respect
equivalent
equal
founder
sink
vend
to sell
jubilant
overjoyed
lament
mourn
rue
regret
pugnacious
hostile
indictment
being charged with a crime
analytical
intending to understand the nature of something
conventional
normal
fusion
when things come together
plight
bad situation, predicament
polymorphous
many shaped
sustain
support
coalescence
to integrate, to mix
null
zero value
excavate
dig up
vigor
strength, energy
consensus
When two people agree
warlock
male witch, sorceror
Congeal
to make a substance thicker
Superfluous
more than required or needed
corpulent
excessively overweight
inquiry
to request information
integrate
To make something whole, to mix
rendezvous
a meeting, sometimes private/secret
recalcitrant
stubborn
ravenous
extremely hungry
Assess
Evaluate
adept
very skilled
eradicate
erase or get rid of
barrage
flood
fundamental
an essential part, basic
contiguous
two things lying next to each other
Condone
forgive
notorious
infamous
extol
praise
innate
possessed at birth, not learned
obscure
in hiding, darkness, hard to see
incumbent
someone currently in a political position
facet
an aspect of something
procure
obtain
incompetent
not able to do something properly
writhe
twist
slander
false statement to hurt someone
ambiguous
not clear or obvious
remote
distant, isolated
ratify
to allow, mostly laws
ingenuity
innovation, creativity
tenacious
holding firmly, especially a belief, stubborn
sanctimonious
acting superior
Amorphous
shapeless
imply
indirectly express
insolent
rude, ill mannered
immaculate
perfectly clean
cautious
carful
surrogate
substitute
juxtapose
to put things next to each other
pact
when two countries formally agree or bargain
Adjunct
Frill
abyss
a deep pit
meticulous
careful, paying attention to detail
impasse
deadlock
ruse
clever trick
sporadic
no pattern or order,no plan
deficient
lacking, defective
insipid
lacking interest, dull, boring
Aloof
keeping a distance
egress
exit, leave
amiable
friendly, good natured
Mar
to spoil, mark
adverse
unfavorable, against
counsil
advise
browbeat
to imitate
aggravate
make worse
variegated
with many parts or colors
profane
abuse
deft
skillful
intangible
untouchable or sensible
accord
when people agree
robust
healthy
prolific
productive, independent
reminiscence
memory, recalling the past
Banal
unoriginal and boring
kinetic
in motion
epoch
time period
hovel
shack
sedate
calm, tranquilize
ambivalent
having opposed or mixed feelings
debunk
to correctly declare false
quiver
a container for arrows
Garrulous
overly talkative
astute
sharp, alert, observant
repudiate
put down, renounce
objective
not influenced by personal opinion, just the facts
debilitating
dangerous
decree
order
inscribe
to write or etch words on or into a surface
Wane
decrease in size or strength
congenial
agreeable
toil
hard work, to work hard
Clarity
clearness
benign
kind
itinerant
constantly in motion
merge
to blend together
brash
bold
dubious
doubtful
altruistic
benefiting other people
Belligerent
Hostile, warlike
biased
favoring one side or opinion over another
scull
small rowboat or it's oar
Irate
angry
fission
when things split apart
Abdicate
to surrender, relinquish power
animosity
enemy like
pious
deeply religious
placate
to calm down, silence
brig
prison of a ship
choleric
irritable
allege
to state something is true without any proof
benevolence
kindness
pedantic
overly scholarly, boring
exquisite
beautifully made or designed
akin
related or alike
insinuation
sneaky suggestion of something bad
sarcastic
the use of witty language used to insult or show displeasure
ostentatious
showy, pompous
assailable
venerable

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