Vocab Quiz #4

  1. corroborate, v.
    to confirm
  2. psychosomatic, adj.
    when one thinks they have symptoms even though they do not
  3. epithet, n.
    a characterizing word or theme
  4. entourage, n.
    a group of attendents
  5. redundant, adj.
    unnecesarily repetitive
  6. emaciated, adj.
    skinny
  7. didactic, adj.
    about teaching, not in a positive way, overinclined to lecture others
  8. palpable, adj.
    tangible
  9. apprehensive, adj.
    worried
  10. microcosm, n.
    tiny universe
  11. inextricably, adj.
    unseparable
  12. contemptuous, adj.
    scornful
  13. preclude, v.
    to prevent
  14. impunity, n.
    freedom frompunishment or harm
  15. retaliation, n.
    punishment
  16. recoil, v.
    flinch, move backwards in fear
  17. endeavor, v.
    to try
  18. obstinate, adj.
    stubborn
  19. succession, n.
    series
  20. epitaph, n.
    engraving on tombstone
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stefano98
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Vocab Quiz #4
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