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English Vocab List 1

English vocabulary words from a high school English II class.

Terms

undefined, object
copy deck
confirmation
proof; evidence; verification
vacant
empty; unoccupied; tenantless; not being used
rarity
something uncommon, infrequent, or rare
sober
not drunk; not intoxicated; earnest; serious; free from excitement or exaggeration
mitigate
make less sever; lessen; alleviate; soften; relieve
originality
freshness; novelty; inventiveness
genuine
actually being what it is claimed or seems to be; true; real; authentic
novice
one who is new to a field or activity; beginner; apprentice; neophyte; tyro
suffice
be enough; adequate, or sufficient serve; do
galore
aplenty; in abundance; plentiful; abundant
original (adj)
belonging to the beginning; first; earliest; initial; primary; inventive; creative
original (n)
work created firsthand from which copies are made; prototype; archetype
digress
turn aside; get off the main topic; deviate
vacancy
unfilled position; unoccupied apartment or room
concur
agree; coincide; be on the same opinion
impatient
not patient; not willing to bear delay; fretful; anxious
complicated
hard to understand; elaborate; complex; intricate
interment
burial; entombment; sepulture
shrink
draw back; recoil; wince; become smaller; contract
confirm
state or prove the truth of; substantiate; verify
hostile
of or relating to an enemy or enemies; unfriendly ; inimical
fragile
easily broken; breakable; weak; frail
inter
put into the earth; bury; entomb
civilian
person who is not a member of the military, or police, or fire-fighting forces
resume
begin again; retake; reoccupy

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