Vocab 6

  1. Affectation
    • 1: the act of taking on or displaying an attitude or mode of behavior not natural to oneself or not genuinely felt
    • 2: speech or conduct not natural to oneself
  2. Resolute
    marked by firm determination
  3. Reclusive
    marked by withdrawal from society
  4. Succinct
    • 1: being girded; close-fitting
    • 2: marked by compact precise expression without wasted words
  5. Scrutinize
    to examine closely and minutely
  6. Terse
    smoothly elegant
  7. Ubiquitous
    existing or being everywhere at the same time
  8. Indigenous
    having originated in and being produced, growing, living, or occurring naturally in a particular region or environment
  9. Vindictive
    • 1: disposed to seek revenge; vengeful
    • 2: intended for or involving revenge
  10. Malleable
    capable of being extended or shaped by beating with a hammer or by the pressure of rollers
  11. Recrimination
    • 1: a retaliatory accusation
    • 2: the making of such accusations
  12. Carnage
    the flesh of slain animals or men
  13. Redolent
    exuding fragrance
  14. Xenophile
    one attracted to foreign things (as styles or people)
  15. Redundant
    • 1: exceeding what is necessary or normal; superfluous
    • 2: characterized by or containing an excess
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Vocab 6
Vocab 6