vocab level e unit 13

  1. antipathy
    n. a strong dislike, hostile feeling
  2. applicable
    adj. capable of being applied; relevant, suitable
  3. asset
    n. something of value; a resource; an advantage
  4. beset
    v. to attack from all sides; to surround, hem in
  5. beset
    adj.part. harassed, troubled; studded (as with jewels)
  6. compassion
    n. sympathy for another's suffering; pity
  7. decorum
    n. proper behavior, good taste; orderliness
  8. duress
    n. a compulsion by threat; forcible confinement
  9. exuberant
    adj. high-spirited, enthusiastic, unrestrained; excessive, abundant
  10. facsimile
    n. an exact copy
  11. imbibe
    v. to drink; to take in, absorb
  12. implacable
    adj. not to be satisfied or pacified; unyielding
  13. infinitesimal
    adj. so small as to be almost immeasurable; minute
  14. innocuous
    adj. harmless, inoffensive; insignificant
  15. militate
    v. to have effect or force on or against someone or something, fight against
  16. patent
    n. exclusive rights over an invention; copyright
  17. patent
    v. to arrange or obtain such rights
  18. patent
    adj. plain, open to view; copyrighted
  19. prowess
    n. distinguished bravery; superior skill or ability
  20. sedate
    adj. quiet, settled, sober
  21. sedate
    v. to administer a tranquilizer
  22. stentorian
    adj. extremely loud
  23. stipulate
    v. to arrage specifically; to require as a condition of agreement
  24. ultimatum
    n. a final proposal or statement of conditions
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vocab level e unit 13