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Vocab Unit 10

Accord (n.) agreement, harmony
Accord (v.) to agree, be in harmony or bring into harmony; to grant, bestow on
Curt (adj.) short, rudely brief
Engross (v.) to occupy the complete attention, absorb fully
Entail (v.) to put a burden on, impose, require, involve; to restrict ownership of property by limiting inheritance
Entail (n.) such a restriction
Impending (adj., part.) about to happen, hanging over in a menacing way
Rue (v.) to regret, be sorry for
Rue (n.) a feeling of regret
Transition (n.) a change from one state or condition to another
Upbraid (v.) to blame, scold, find fault with
Veritable (adj.) actual, true, real
vitality (n.) strength, energy, liveliness; the capacity to live and develop; the power to endure or survive
Barter (n.) an exchange in trade
Barter (v.) to exchange goods
Devise (v.) to think out, plan, figure out, invent, create
Dexterous (adj.) skillful in the use of hands or body; clever
Ferret (n.) a kind of weasel
Ferret (v.) to search or hunt out; to torment, badger
Habituate (v.) to become used to; to cause to become used to
Personable (adj.) pleasing in appearance or personality, attractive
Scoff (v.) to make fun of; to show contempt for
Trepidation (n.) fear, fright, trembling
Vex (v.) to annoy, anger, exasperate; to confuse, battle
Whimsical (adj.) subject to odd ideas, notions, or fancies; playful, unpredictable
Created by: pwindels



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