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List C-D Vocabulary

ELA vocabulary words Review

Arbitrary Based on random choice or personal whim
Cursory Hasty; not thorough or detailed
Digress To leave the main subject temporarily in speech or writing
Exemplify To be an example of
Gist The substance or essence of a speech or text
Lucrative Producing a great deal of profit
Mortify To cause someone to feel embarrassed, ashamed or humiliated
Punitive Inflicting or intending as punishment
Scrutiny Critical observation or examination
Valid Having a sound basis in logic or fact; reasonable
Animosity Feeling or having ill will toward someone or something
Beneficial Favorable; resulting in good
Cynic One who is critical of the motives of others
Dilemma A situation where a there is a difficult choice to be made
Escalate To increase rapidly
Feign To pretend to be affected by something
Infuriate To make furious
Jeopardize To put someone or something in a position of danger
Obsolete No longer in use
Pacify to quell the anger of; to calm
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