English: Vocab Level F Unit 10

  1. accrue
    (v.) to grow or accumulate over time; to happen as a natural result
  2. annotation
    (n.) a critical or explanatory note or comment, especially for a literary work
  3. bedlam
    (n.) a state or scene of uproar and confusion
  4. covert
    (adj.) hidden, disguised, purposefully kept secret; sheltered, secluded; (n.) a sheltered place, a hiding place
  5. debonair
    (adj.) pleasant, courteous, lighthearted; smooth and polished in manner and appearance
  6. dun
    (v.) to demand insistently, especially in payment of a debt; (n.) a creditor; (adj.) dark, dull, drab, dingy
  7. efficacious
    (adj.) effective, producing results
  8. equanimity
    (n.) calmness, composure, refusal to panic
  9. fortuitous
    (adj.) accidental, occurring by a happy chance
  10. gist
    (n.) the essential part, main point, or essence
  11. gratuitous
    (adj.) freely given; not called for by circumstances, unwarranted
  12. imperious
    (adj.) overbearing, arrogant; seeking to dominate; pressing, compelling
  13. invective
    (n.) a strong denunciation or condemnation; abusive language; (adj.) abusive, vituperative
  14. motley
    (adj.) showing great variety; composed of different elements or many colors; (n.) a jester's costume; a jester
  15. munificent
    (adj.) extremely generous, lavish
  16. procrastinate
    (v.) to delay, put off until later
  17. provocative
    (adj.) tending to produce a strong feeling or response; arousing desire or appetite; irritating, annoying
  18. recondite
    (adj.) exceeding ordinary knowledge and understanding
  19. reprobate
    (n.) a depraved, vicious, or unprincipled person, scoundrel; (adj.) wicked, corrupt, or unprincipled; (v.) to disapprove of, condemn
  20. sedentary
    (adj.) characterized by or calling for continued sitting; remaining in one place
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English: Vocab Level F Unit 10