vocab level e unit 12

  1. abjure
    v. to renounce, repudiate under oath; to avoid, shun
  2. acrid
    adj. harsh in taste or odor; sharp in manner or temper
  3. august
    adj. majestic, inspiring admiration and respect
  4. callous
    adj. emotionally hardened, unfeeling
  5. clandestine
    adj. secret, concealed; underhanded
  6. compunction
    n. remorse, regret
  7. conflagration
    n. a large destructive fire
  8. elated
    adj.part. in high spirits, jubilant; extremely pleased
  9. indelible
    adj. not able to be erased or removed; memorable
  10. indulgent
    adj. yeilding to the wishes or demands of others
  11. inveterate
    adj. firmly established, long-standing; habitual
  12. irrelevant
    adj. not to the point, not applicable or pertinent
  13. nocturnal
    adj. of occurring in the night; under cover of darkness
  14. platitude
    n. a commonplace, stale, or trite remark
  15. quell
    v. to subdue, put down forcibly
  16. quiscent
    adj. inactive; at rest
  17. ruminate
    v. to meditate, think about at length; to chew the cud
  18. tacit
    adj. unspoken, silent; implied, inferred
  19. tangible
    adj. capable of being touched; real, concrete
  20. trenchant
    adj. incisive, keen; forceful, effective; cutting, caustic; distinct, clear-cut
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vocab level e unit 12
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