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Sadlier-Oxford 1B-010514

adjacent (adj.) near, next to, adjoining
alight (v.) to get down from, step down from; to come down from the air, land; (adj.) lighted up
barren (Adj.) not capable of producing; void of life; Not fertile or productive
disrupt (v.) to break up, disturb
dynasty (n) a powerful family or a group of people, who retain their power through several generations
foretaste (n.) an advance indication, sample, or warning
germinate (V.) to begin to grow, com into being
humdrum (adj.) ordinary, dull, routine, without variation
hurtle (v) to rush violently, dash headlong; to fling or hurl forcefully
insinuate (v.) to suggest or hint slyly; to edge into something indirectly
interminable (v.) being or seeming to be without an end; endless
interrogate (v) to ask questions, examine by questioning
recompense v) to pay back; to give a reward; (n) a payment for loss, service, or injury
renovate (v.) repair, fix up, recondition, make new again, restore to good condition
résumé (n.) A summary: A brief written account of personal, educational and professional qualifications and experience.
sullen (adj.,)silent or brooding anger, or resentment; slowing moving, sluggish
trickle (v.) to flow or fall by drops or in a small stream; (n.) a small, irregular quantity of anything
trivial (adj.) not important, minor; ordinary, commonplace
truce (n.) a pause in fighting, temporary peace
vicious (adj.) spiteful; having bad habits or an ugly disposition; painfully severe or extreme
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