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Vocab 11-15

quiesc rest
rec guided, put right
dox opinion
arbitr judge
asper harsh
crep burst, crack
dif apart
doc to teach
greg group
noc hard
Acquiesce to give in reluctantly
Rectify to make, put, or set right
Unorthodox not conforming to accepted rules, traditions, or conduct
Arbitrary based on random choice or personal whim rather than a system or rule
Exasperate to anger or annoy
Decrepit old and broken down
Diffident shy
Docile easily taught, led, or controlled
Egregious outstanding in a bad way
Innocuous not harmful
felic happy
op wealth
palp touch
plor weep
ang distress
capit head
fam reputation
her cling, hold
me pass
pi cleanse
Felicity intense happiness
Opulence wealth, riches, or affluence
Palpable plainly seen, heard, or perceived
Deplorable causing reproach or disapproval
Angst anxiety or worry
Recapitulate to summarize and state again the main points of
Defamatory injurious to reputation
Adhere to support or show allegiance to
Impermeable impassable
Piety righteousness
sup under
sist stand
mend fault, lying
mon warn
nihil nothing
ple fill
potent powerful
proach near
tol raise
trus pushed
Supplant to take the place of
Desist to cease
Mendacious characterized by habitual lying
Admonish to caution or counsel against something
Nihilism the belief that nothing in life has importance or value
Supplement to add to in order to make up for a lack of something
Omnipotent all-powerful
Reproach to criticize
Extol to praise enthusiastically
Unobtrusive not easily noticed
und wave
tut protect
ult beyond
util useful, practical
verb word
vil mean
lev light
fin end
prim first
tract drag, pull
Undulate to move with a wave-like motion
Intuitive perceived by intuition, not rational thought
Ultimatum a condition or command that, if rejected, will result in consequences
Utilitarian useful and practical instead of beautiful and showy
Verbose using more words than are needed
Vilify to utter slanderous and abusive statements against
Alleviate to make less intense or severe
Refined well-bred
Primal very basic and powerful
Intractable not easily controlled or directed
fer to carry
ambi both
gress to step, to go
bell war
domin master
fore in front of, previous
flu flow
idio peculiar
fus pour
med middle
Deference humble submission and respect
Ambivalence a simultaneous conflicting attitude
Digress to wander away from the main topic
Bellicose aggressively hostile
Domineering overbearing, tyrannical
Foreboding characterized by a strong feeling of future misfortune
Superfluous extra, beyond what is needed
Idiosyncrasy a characteristic, habit, or mannerism that is peculiar to a person
Profusion a large amount of something
Mediate to come between; to intervene
Created by: ahabel10
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