Word Smart 7

  1. Absolve
    To forgive or free from blame; to free from sin; to free from an obligation
  2. Benefactor
    One who provides help, especially in the form of a gift or donation
  3. Blight
    A disease in plants; anything that injures or destroys
  4. Catalyst
    In chemestry something that changes the rate of a chemical reaction with out it being changed; anyone or anything that makes something happen without being directly involved with it
  5. Cerebral
    Brainey; Intellectually refined
  6. Deference
    Submission to another's will; respect; courtesy
  7. Deprecate
    To express disapproval of
  8. Elusive
    Hard to pin down; evasive
  9. Emulate
    To strive to equal or excel, normally in the form of immitation
  10. Fatalist
    Someone who believes that human future events are already determined and humans are powerless to change them
  11. Fetter
    To restrain; to hamper
  12. Gravity
  13. Hyperbole
    An exaggeration used as a figure of speech; exaggeration
  14. Impeccable
    Flawless; entirely without sin
  15. Lampoon
    To satirize; to mock; to parody
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Word Smart 7
Word Smart week 7 vocab