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Vocab Unit 1

English

TermDefinition
adulterate v to corrupt or make worse by the addition of something of lesser value
ambidextrous adj able to use both hands equally well or very skillful
augment v to make larger or increase
bereft adj or part deprived of or made unhappy through a loss
deploy v to position or arrange, or to utilize or form up
dour adj stern, unyielding, gloomy, ill-humored
fortitude n courage in facing difficulties
gape v to stare with open mouth or to open mouth wide
gibe v to utter taunting words
guise n an external appearance, cover, or mask
insidious adj intended to deceive or entrap
intimation n a hint or indirect suggestion
opulent adj wealthy or luxurious
pliable adj easily bent, flexible, or easily influenced
reiterate v to say again or repeat
stolid adj not easily moved mentally or emotionally
tentative adj experimental in nature, uncertain, or hesistant
unkempt adj not combed, untidy, or not properly maintained
verbatim adj or adv word for word or exactly as written or spoken
warily adv cautiously or with great care
 

 



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