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Vocab unit 10 Shosta

Vocabulary words from unit 10 in vocabulary workshop level E

TermDefinition
Acquiesce To agree S: consent A: Protest
Allure To tempt S: temptation A: turn off
Askew Crooked S: lopsided A: straight
Blithe Cheerful S: carefree A: depressed
Contentious Inclined to argue S: argumentative A: agreeable
Covet To desire something belonging to another S: crave A: despise
Crestfallen Discouraged/dejected S: despondent A: cheerful
Disheveled Rumpled/mussed S: unkempt A: neat
Exponent Speaks for; explains S: defender A: critic
Garrulous Given to much talking S: loquacious A: reserve
Insuperable Incapable of being overcome S: invincible A: conquerable
Lamentable To be pitied S: deplorable A: commendable
Misnomer An unsuitable or misleading name S: misnaming/malapropism
Profess To claim S: declare A: disclaim
Respite A period of rest S: intermission/ breather
Retribution A repayment S: recompense/just deserts
Sinuous Flexible S: twisting A: rigid
Sonorous Full, deep, or rich in sound S: resonant A: harsh
Vanguard The leading position In any field S: forefront A: stragglers
Wastrel A wasteful person S: loafer A: tightwad
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