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SO - Level F, Unit 4

S) - Level F, Unit 4

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affable adj. courteous and pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to
aggrandize v. to increase in greatness, power, or wealth; to build up or intensify; to make appear greater
amorphous adj. shapeless, without definite form; of no particular type or character; without organization, unity or cohesion
aura n. that which surrounds (as an atmosphere); a distinctive air or personal quality
contraband n. illegal traffic, smuggled goods
erudite adj. scholarly, learned, bookish, pedantic
gossamer adj. thin, light, delicate, insubstantial
infer v. to find out by reasoning; to arrive at a conclusion on the basis of thought; to hint, suggest, imply
inscrutable adj. incapable of being understood; impossible to see through physically
insular adj. relating to, characteristic of, or situated on an island; narrow or isolated in outlook or experience
irrevocable adj. incapable of being changed or called back
propensity n. a natural inclination or predilection toward
querulous adj. peevish, complaining, fretful
remonstrate v. to argue or plead with someone against something, protest against, object to
repudiate v. too disown, reject, or deny the validity of
resilient adj. able to return to an original shape or form; able to recover quickly
reverberate v. to re-echo, resound; to reflect or be reflected repeatedly
scurrilous adj. coarsely abusive, vulgar or low (especially in language), foul-mouthed
sedulous adj. persistent, showing industry and determination
sleazy adj. thin or flimsy in texture; cheap; shoddy or inferior in quality or character; ethically low, mean, or disreputable
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