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Vocab List April 17th

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Malaise
1. (n) Nonspecific bodily discomfort 2. (n) Feeling of uneasiness
Lucid
(adj) Expressing or expressed clearly
Maladroit
(adj) Clumsy, bumbling
Listless
(adj) Lacking energy or enthusiasm
Lithe
(adj) Flexible, supple
Marshal
(n) Officer of a judicial district, similar to a sheriff
Manifest
1. (Adj) Clear or obvious 2. (v) Show plainly to the eye or mind
Malleable
1. (adj) Of metal: that can by shaped by hammering 2. (adj) adaptable, pliable, flexible
Malice
(n) Intention to do evil
Malcontent
1. (n) Discontented person, a rebel 2. (adj) discontented, rebellious
Mawkish
(adj) Sentimental in a feeble or sickly way
Mediocre
(adj) Of middling quality, neither good nor bad
Menagerie
(n) Small zoo
Mete
(v) To allot, distribute, assign
Meticulous
(adj) Giving great or excessive attention to detail
Migratory
(adj) Wandering, roaming, moving from one place of abode to another
Milieu
(n) One's environment or social surroundings
Nemesis
(n) 1. Retributive justice 2. a Downfall caused by this b. Agent of such a downfall 3. Something that one cannot conquer, achieve
Nepotism
(n) Favoritism to relatives in conferring offices or privileges.
Nettle
(v)To irritate, provoke
Obdurate
(adj) Stubborn
Obese
(adj) Very fat, corpulent
Objectivity
(n) 1. Being external to the mind, actually existing 2. Dealing with outward things or exhibiting unbiased facts
Oblique
1. (adj) Slanting 2. (adj) Not going straight to the point, indirect
Paradigm
(n) Example or pattern

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