Ap English Words

Ap English Words 9-7-06
  
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poilisheh
polish woman
Purim
a jewish holiday in feb/mar. commerated deliverance of jews from massacre by Ester
stupe
dumb
mundane
repeated
munifiently
splendidly generous
epigrams
major points
begvile
mesmerize
regurgitate
get back, memorize and say something back
podium
platform
bereft
torn away
elucidate
give in detail
emolient
lotion, makes hand soft, glass, mayonaise
nostalgic
feeling mushy
expedite
make easier, straight
paradox
"I have never sinned" is a sin. Oxymoron
palliatives
pretending to make better, fake friend
predacious
kill to live, prey on something
stark
standing out
lassitude
exhausted
altrustically
giving without expectation of return
perfidious
not faithful, unfaithful
blandishment
saying nice things to get things in return
raucious
loud and full sound
audity
avid, eager
epitome
high point
plenary
every person present and accounted for
specious
misleading information
extrirate
to pull by the roots
equivocal
go back and forth in a decision
benison
blessing
beatific
beautiful on the inside
sanguine
a person knows or understands
surcrease
pause
obviated
to anticipate and prevent (as a situation) or make unnecessary (as an action)
perused
study, indepth
rancor
bad feelings between others
truncheon
a shattered spear or lance
parsimonious
stinginess, cheap, thrifty
compendium
summary
megaiomania
to be everything
capricious
a little breeze, to change one's mind with the wind
dilatory
delayed
ebullilion
bubbly
relegate
to punish, lower position
recondite
smart, hard to understand
redolent
fragance, aroma, smells good
dissimulated
to pretend, to fake, hide under false pretenses
ken
smart, recognized before others
sublime
a message given but not in an obvious way
termagant
bad word
sedulous
hardworking
animus
mutual hate
descried
see something before someone else and warns
adulation
to love
subsequently
not logically followed
expurgated
pull out, expell from the inside out
liaison
a close bond, connection, also know as a mistress
sedentary
much sitting, couch potatoe
turpor
extreme sluggishness
esoteric
design to be known by a few people
suppprciliously
make a person feel inadaquate
abstemious
on diet, abstem from things
ephemeral
short life
histrionic
acting like a woman


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