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Vocab Lesson 14

Mrs. Lookadoo quiz help

bombast impressive but meaningless language
orthography correct spelling
paleontology a science dealing with prehistoric life through the study of fossils
recoil to retreat; to draw back
panache self-confidence; a showy manner
saturnine gloomy or sluggish
endemic confined to a particular country or area
mendacious lying; false; deceitful
obviate to prevent; to get around
paroxysm a sudden outburst; a fit
aggrandize to increase the range of; to expand
aggrandize to make appear larger
deign to lower oneself before an inferior
flaunt to show off
shibboleth a word or pronunciation that distinguishes someone as of a particular group
elicit to draw forth; to come forth
Created by: wheelz24