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english vocab- 9/16

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adroit skillful, expert in the use of hands or mind
amicable peaceable, friendly
averse opposed
belligerent warlike, aggressive
benevolent kindly, charitable
cursory hasty, not thorough
duplicity treachery, deceitfulness
extol to praise extravagantly
feasible possible
grimace a wry face
holocaust a large scale destruction
impervious not affected or hurt by
impetus impulse
jeopardy danger
meticulous extremely careful
nostalgia a longing for something past
quintessence the purest essence or form of something
retrogress to move backward; to return to an earlier condition
scrutinize to examine closely
tepid lukewarm; unenthusiastic
Created by: Ljg1237