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6-10 vocabulary

TermDefinition
Hyperbole Exaggeration
Euphemism A polite term used in place of an offensive one .
Repugnant Objectionable or offensive
Vociferous Crying out noisily
Aspiration Strong desire , longing , or aim .
Cognizant aware of something
Concise brief , to the point with no extra words or information .
Corpulent Fat
Commiserate to sympathize with someone or something .
Demagogue a corrupt leader who tells people what they want to hear
Deflect to turn away from a true or correct course.
Emissary a messenger
Egocentric self ; centered
Gastronome a chef or gourmet cook
Hedonism seeking out pleasure as the sole aim of life
Compunction feeling of remorse
Convivial jovial or festive
Discursive rambling
Dolorous full of grief
Exculpate to free from blame
Carnage slaughter , butchery , massacre
Chronicle to write or record an account of events as they happen
Dynamic energetic , enthused , actively effective
Elucidate to explain
Expedite to speed up a process ; to hasten
Created by: cmathis1129