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English vocab unit 1

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admonish (v)to caution or advise against something; to scold midly; to remind of a duty
breach (n)an opening, gap, rupture, rift; a violation or infraction;
brigand (n)a bandit, robber, outlaw, highwayman
circumspect (adj) careful, cautious
commandeer (v)to seize for military or official use
cumbersome (adj)clumsy, hard to handel; slow-moving
deadlock (n) a standstill resulting from the opposition of two equal forces or fractions
debris (n)scattered fragments, wreckage
diffuse (n)to spread or scatter freely or widley
dilemma (n)a difficult or perplexing situation or problem
efface (v) to wipe out ;to keep oneself form being noticed
muddle (v) to make a mess of;to get by
opinionated (adj)stubborn and often unreasonable in holding to one's own ideas, having a closed mind
perennial (adj) lasting for a long time, persistent;
predispose (v) to incline to beforehand
relinquish (v) to let go , give up
salvage (v) to save from fire or shipwreck;
spasmodic (adj)sudden and violent but brief; fitful
spurious (adj) not genuine, not true, not valid
unbridled (adj) uncontrolled, lacking in restraint
Created by: Jamie15
 

 



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