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Words skills 2

Wordskills blue book lesson two

assuge (v) to ease; to calm
bradish (v) to wave menacingly
cynical (adj) scornful of the motives of others
demoralize (v) to weaken the spirit
despair (n) lack of hope;(v) to look all hope
dignify (v) to add to the prestige of
engulf (v) to overwhelm; to surround totally
ennoble (v) to add to the honor of; to dignify
grotesque (adj) strange; distorted
impede (v) to block' to obstruct the way of
inert (adj) unable to move or act
magnificent (adj) outstanding, lavish
menace (n) threat; annoying person; (v) to threaten
minimize (v) to reduce to the smallest possible amount
misconception (n) incorrect undertanding
overtake (v) to take by surprise; to catch up with
profound (adj) absolute; deep; far-reaching
sheepishly (adv) in an embarrased way
splendor (n) brilliance; magnificence
staid (adj) serious/ reserved in behavior
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