4/20/13

  1. Mollify
    to calm or make less severe

    syn- assuage, conciliate, mitigate
  2. Obdurate
    to harden in feeling; resistant to persuasion

    syn- inflexible, intransigent, recalcitrant, tenacious, unyielding
  3. Obsequious
    overly submissive and eager to please

    syn- compliant, deferential, servile, subservient
  4. Obviate
    to prevent; to make unnecessary

    syn- forstall, preclude, prohibit
  5. Occlude
    to stop up; to prevent the passage of 

    syn-  barricade, block, obstruct
Author
cruisem
ID
214584
Card Set
4/20/13
Description
Today's 5 words
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