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vocab 6 mr.bamford tampa prep

Terms

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disabuse
To free from deception or erro, set right in ideas or thinking
demagogue
(n) leader; rabble-rouser; usually appealing to emotion or prejudice
immutable
not subject or susceptible to change or variation in form or quality or nature
cajole
coax, wheedle,to persuade someone to do something they don't want to do
transgress
To go beyond the limit or boundary; to sin, violate a law
brusque
blunt; abrupt
contrive
come up with (an idea, plan, explanation, theory, or priciple) after a mental effort
aspersion
a damaging or derogatory remark
ennui
listlessness and dissatisfaction resulting from lack of interest; the feeling of being bored by something tedious
vicarious
adj. Suffered or done in place of or for the sake of another.
anomalous
abnormal; irregular
surreptitous
(adj) stealthy, secret, intended to escape observationl made or accomplished by fraud
megalomania
a psychological state characterized by delusions of grandeur
insurgent
a member of an irregular armed force that fights a stronger force by sabotage and harassment
sinecure
an office that involves minimal duties
transmute
to change from one nature, form, substance, or state into another; to transform
fetter
to shackle, put in chains
heinous
hatefully evil; abominable
bizarre
very unusual in manner style or appearence; strange; odd
castigate
to criticize, inflict punishment

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