Vocab 8

  1. Animosity
    strong dislike; bitter hostility
  2. Apathy
    lack of feeling, emotion, or interest
  3. Apprehensive
    fearful or anxious, especially about the future
  4. Commend
    to praise, express approval; to present as worthy of attention; to commit to the care of
  5. Compatible
    able to get along or work well together; capable of use with some other model or system
  6. Condolence
    an expression of sympathy
  7. Consecrate
    to make sacred, hallow; to set apart for a special purpose
  8. Decrepit
    old and feeble; worn out, ruined
  9. Deride
    to ridicule, laugh at with contempt
  10. Ingenuous
    innocent, simple; frank, sincere
  11. Multifarious
    having great variety; numerous and diverse
  12. Obsolete
    out of date, no longer in use
  13. Omnivorous
    eating every kind of food; eagerly taking in everything
  14. Parsimonious
    stingy, miserly; meager, poor, small
  15. Quandary
    a state of perplexity or doubt
  16. Recalcitrant
    stubbornly disobedient, resisiting authority
  17. Reprisal
    an injury done in return for injury
  18. Revel
    to take great pleasure in; a wild celebration
  19. Stultify
    to make ineffective or useless, cripple; to have a dulling effect on
  20. Suave
    smoothly agreeable or polite; pleasing to the senses
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Vocab 8
Vocab 8