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Vocab. Lev. D

Unit 10

QuestionAnswer
adept (adj.) thoroughly skilled
adept (n.) an expert
aspire strive toward a goal
bleak bare, dreary, dismal
chide to blame, scold
despicable worthy of scorn, contemptible
diminutive smaller than most others
emancipate free from slavery, to release or liberate
erroneous incorrect, containing mistakes
exploit to make use of, to develop, to make improper use of for personal profit or a feat or deed
extemporaneous made or delivered on the spur of the moment
impair to make imperfect, damage, harm
invincible not able to be defeated, unbeatable
languid drooping, without energy, sluggish
mire mud, wet, swampy ground, a tough situation or to get stuck
obtrusive forward, undesirably prominent, thrust out
preamble an introdution to a speech
render to cause or become, to deliver officially, to process or extract
rugged very rough, irregular, severe, stern, strong
skeptical inclined to doubt, slow to accept something as true
slipshod untidy in dress, personal habits, careless
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