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Vocabulary for the High School Student

Terms

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civilian
person who is not a member of the military, or police, or firefighting forces
complicated
hard to understand; elaborate; complex; intricate
concur
agree; coincide; be of the same opinion
confirm
state or prove the truth of; substantiate; verify
digress
turn aside; get off the main topic; deviate
fragile
easily broken; breakable; weak; frail
galore
aplenty; in abundance; plentiful; abundant
genuine
actually being what it is claimed or seems to be; true; real; authentic
hostile
of or relating to an enemy or enemies; unfriendly; inimical
impatient
not patient; no willing to bear delay; fretful; anxious
inter
put into the earth; bury; entomb
mitigate
make less severe; lessen; alleviate; soften; relieve
novice
one who is new to a field or activity; beginner; apprentice; neophyte; tyro
ratify
something uncommon, infrequent, or rare
resume
begin again
shrink
draw back; recoil; wince
sober
not drunk; not intoxicated
suffice
be enough, adequate, or sufficient; serve; do
vacant
empty; unoccupied; tenantless; not being used
vacancy
unfilled position; unoccupied apartment or room

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