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Units 1-6 7thPegasus

The Pegasus schools 7th grade mrs Webers class final rev.

Admonish v. to caution of advise against something;to scold mildly; to remind of a duty
Circumspect Adj. Careful, Cautious
Commandeer v. To seize for military of official use
Dilemma n. a difficult or perplexing situation or problem
Predispose v. To incline to beforehand
Spurious adj. not genuine, not true, not valid
Adjourn v. to stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place
Compensate v. to make up for; to repay for services
Feint n. a deliberately deceptive movement; a pretense; v. to make a deceptive movement; to make a pretense of
Illegible adj. difficult or impossible to read
Lucrative adj. bringing in money; profitable
Sully v. to soil stain tarnish defile besmirch
Cherubic adj. resembling an angel portrayed as a little child with a beautiful, round or chubby face; sweet and innocent
Condone v. to pardon or overlook
Fabricate v. to make, manufacture; to make up, invent
Pilfer v. to steal in small quantities
Anarchy n. a lack of government and law; confusion
Auspicious adj. favorable; fortunate
Hoodwink v. to mislead by a trick, deceive
Inanimate adj. not having life; without energy or spirit
Precipice n. a very steep cliff; the brink or edge of disaster
Reprieve n. a temporary relief or delay; v. to grant a postponement
Accomplice n. a person who takes part in a crime
Arbitrary adj. unreasonable; based on ones's wishes or whims without regard for reason or fairnes
Catalyst a substance that causes or hastens a chemical reaction; any agent that causes change
Incorrigible adj. not able to be corrected; beyond control
Morose adj. having a gloomy or sullen manner; not friendly or sociable
Paramount adj. chief in importance, above all others
Stagnant adj. not running or flowing; foul fom standing still; inactive, sluggish, dull
Succumb v. to give way to superior force, yeild
Atone v. to make up for
Credible adj. believable
Diligent adj. hardworking, industrious, not lazy
Incessant adj. never stopping, foing on all the time
Sardonic adj. grimly or scornfully mocking, bitterly sarcastic
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