Activity 5

  1. abnegate
    • to
    • give up; to deny oneself
  2. affected
    • phony,
    • artificial
  3. certitude
    assurance, freedom from doubt
  4. diffuse
    • to
    • spread out widely, to scatter freely, to disseminate
  5. epochal
    • momentous,
    • highly significant
  6. feckless
    • ineffective,
    • worthless
  7. grandiloquence
    • pompous
    • talk; fancy but meaningless language
  8. impudent
    • marked
    • by cocky boldness or disregard for others
  9. intimation
    • a
    • subtle and indirect hint
  10. misanthrope
    • a person
    • who hates or distrusts mankind
  11. obfuscate
    • to
    • confuse, make obscure
  12. paradigm
    • an
    • outstandingly clear or typical example
  13. plaintive
    • expressive
    • of suffering or woe, melancholy
  14. promulgate
    • to make
    • known by open declaration, proclaim
  15. recapitulate
    • to
    • review by a brief summary
  16. sacrilegious
    • impious,
    • irreverent toward what is held to be sacred or holy
  17. sportive
    • frolicsome,
    • playful
  18. temerity
    • unreasonable
    • or foolhardy disregard for danger, recklessness
  19. unconscionable
    • unscrupulous;
    • shockingly unfair or unjust
  20. wanton
    • undisciplined,
    • unrestrained, reckless
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Activity 5
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Activity 5
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