Vocab #6

  1. affirmation
    the act of confirming or validating
  2. benevolent
    well meaning and kindly
  3. cursory
    hasty and therefore not thorough or detailed
  4. disseminate
    to spread abroad or diesperse throughout, usually information
  5. enigma
    a person or thing that is mysterious, puzzling, or difficult to understand
  6. flagrant
    (of something considered wrong or immoral) conspicuously or obviously offensive
  7. inane
    lacking significance, meaning, or point
  8. insuperable
    impossible to overcome
  9. notoriety
    being famous or well known for some bad quality or deed
  10. precocious
    exceptionally early in development or occurrence
  11. retract
    to draw back
  12. terse
    using few words, abrupt
  13. plebeian
    common person (usually of ancient Rome)
  14. placidity
    someone not easily upset or excited, something serenely free of interuption or disturbance
  15. enmity
    positive, active, and typically mutual hatred or ill will
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Vocab #6
HAmLit vocab week 6