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Vocab. - Level G

Unit 11

Vocab. - Level GUnit 11
abrogate (v.) to repeal, cancel, declare null and void
ambient (adj.) completely surrounding, encompassing
asperity (n.) roughness, severity; bitterness or tartness
burnish (v.) to make smooth or glossy by rubbing, polish; (n.) gloss, brightness, luster
cabal (n.) a small group working in secret
delectable (adj.) delightful, highly enjoyable; deliciously flavored, savory; (n. an appealing or appetizing food or dish
deprecate (v.) to express mild disapproval; to belittle
detritus (n.) loose bits and pieces of material resulting from disintegration or wearing away; fragments that result from any destruction
ebullient (adj.) overflowing with enthusiasm and excitement; boiling, bubbling
eclectic (adj.) drawn from different sources; (n.) one whose beliefs are drawn from various sources
flaccid (adj.) limp, not firm; lacking vigor or effectiveness
impecunious (adj.) having little or no money
inexorable (adj.) inflexible, beyond influence; relentless, unyielding
moribund (adj.) dying, on the way out
necromancer (n.) one who claims to reveal orinfluence the future through magic, especially communication with the dead; in general, a magician or wizard
onerous (adj.) burdensome; involving hardship or difficulty
rife (adj.) common, prevalent, widespread, happening often, full, abounding; plentiful, abundant, replete
rudiments (n.pl.) the parts of any subject or discipline that are learned first; the earliest stages of anything
sequester (v.) to set apart, separate for a special purpose; to take possession of and hold of custody
winnow (v.) to get rid of something unwanted, delete; to sift through to obtain what is desirable; to remove the chaff from the wheat by blowing air on it; to blow on, fan
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