Vocabulary by alicejenny

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									Vocabulary
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    words 1-5.
Inert
     Inert (in URT) – adj.
unable to act or move; inactive; sluggish
  syn: dormant; passive   ant: dynamic; active
Circumvent
Circumvent (sur kuhm VENT) - v.
      to get around; to bypass
              syn: avoid
Clandestine
Clandestine          (klan DES tin) - adj.
                   secret
syn: covert; furtive    ant: open; aboveboard
Acquit
  Acquit (uh KWIT) – v.
to find not guilty of a fault or crime
syn: absolve              ant: convict
Deprecate
Deprecate (DEP reh kate) -v.
 to express strong disapproval of
syn: deplore      ant: approve; praise
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Barrister
Barrister (BAIR     uh ster) – n.
       lawyer (British)
Adulation
Adulation (aj oo LAY shun) - n.
     excessive praise or admiration
 syn: flattery; adoration   ant: derision
Culinary
Culinary (KUHL uh nair ee) - adj.
having to do with the kitchen or cooking
Bawdy
 Bawdy (BAW dee) - adj.
  indecent; humorously obscene
syn: risqué; lewd   ant: innocent; clean
Chastise
Chastise (chas TIZE) - v.
      to punish severely
         syn: discipline
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Jocose
Jocose (joe KOSE) - adj.
            joking; humorous
syn: witty; funny; playful; jocund   ant: serious
Myriad
Myriad (MIR ee uhd) –
      (n.) a very large number
  (adj.) too numerous to be counted
        (n.) syn: host; multitude
  (adj.) syn: countless; innumerable
         (adj.) ant: few; limited
      Latent



Volcanoes         They can remain
  erupt     BUT   latent for years
 Latent (LEYT nt) – adj.
   present, but not active; hidden
syn: dormant              ant: manifest




   Volcanoes
     erupt
               BUT   They can remain latent
                           for years
Pernicious
Pernicious (per NISH       uhs) - adj.
         destructive; deadly
syn: malignant; harmful     ant: benign
Frugal
   Frugal (FROO guhl) – adj.
Thrifty; economical in money matters
syn: economical   ant: wasteful; profligate

								
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