vocab words 82313

  1. durable
    (adj.) sturdy, not easily worn out or destroyes; lasting for a long time; (n.pl.) consumer goods used repeatedly over a series of years
  2. enterprising
    (adj.) energetic, willing and able to start something new; showing boldness and imagination
  3. frugal
    (adj.) economical, avoiding waste and luxury; scanty, poor, meager
  4. gingerly
    (adj. adv.) with extreme care or caution
  5. glut
    (v.) to provide more than is needed or wanted; to feed or fill to the point of overstuffing; (n) an over supply
  6. incognito
    (adj., adv.) in a disguised state, under an assumed name or indentity; (n.) the state of being disguised; a person in disguise
  7. invalidate
    (v.) to make valueless, take away all force or effect
  8. legendary
    (adj.) described in well-known stories; existing in old stories (legends) rather than in real life
  9. maim
    (v.) to cripple, disable, injure, mar, disfigure, mutilate
  10. minimize
    (v.) to make as small as possible, make the least of; to make smaller than before
  11. oblique
    (adj.) slanting or sloping; not straightforwarder or direct
  12. veer
    (v.) to change direction or course suddenly, turn aside, shift, swerve
  13. venerate
    (v.) to regard with reverance, look up to with great respect
  14. wanton
    (adj.) reckless; heartless, unjustifiable; loose in morals; (n.) a spoiled, pampered person; one with low morals
  15. antics
    (n.pl.) ridiculous and unpredicatable behavior or actions
  16. avowed
    (adj.part.) declared openly and without shame, acknowledge
  17. banter
    (v.) to exchange playful remarks, tease (n) talk that is playful and teasing
  18. bountiful
    (adj.) giving freely, generous; plentiful, given abundantly
  19. congested
    (adj.part.) overcrowded, filled or occupied to excess
  20. detriment
    (n.) harm or loss; injury, damage; a disadvantage; a cause of harm, injury, loss or damage
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vocab words 82313
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