English Vocab 2

  1. petulant
    adj. irritable or short-tempered
  2. provincial
    adj. limited in knowledge of the world
  3. fractious
    adj. tending to argue
  4. infraction
    n. minor violation of a rule or law
  5. infringe
    v. to tresspass
  6. excise
    v. to cut out of; remove
  7. incisive
    adj. sharply cutting; direct and powerful
  8. concise
    adj. brief and straightforward
  9. tome
    n. a large and serious book
  10. epitome
    n. the best or most typical example
  11. dichotomy
    n. two opposite parts of one while
  12. anatomy
    n. the structure of parts, taken as a whole
  13. compunction
    n. felling of regret or remorse
  14. punctilious
    adj. paying strict attention to detail
  15. pungent
    adj. stinging or biting, especially in taste or smell
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English Vocab 2
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2013-2014
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