Vocabulary Workshop Level D Unit 1

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Vocabulary Workshop Level D Unit 1


 
  
Created Aug 25, 2007
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Mr.man

 

 
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Admonish
 
to caution ro advise against something; to scold mildly; to remind of a duty
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Breach
 
an opening, gap, rupture, rift; a violation of infraction; to create an opening
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Brigand
 
a bandit, robber, outlaw, highwayman
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Circumspect
 
careful, cautious
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Commandeer
 
to seize for military or official use
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Cumbersome
 
clumsy, hard to handle; slow-moving
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deadlock
 
a standstill resulting from the opposition of two equal forces or factions; to bring such a...
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Debris
 
scattered fragments, wreckage
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Diffuse
 
to spread or scatter freely or widely; long-winded, unfocused
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Dilemma
 
a difficlut or perplexing situation or problem
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Efface
 
to wipe out; to keep oneself from being noticed
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Muddle
 
to make a mess of, to get by; a hopless mess
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Opinionated
 
stubborn and often unreasonalbe in holding to one's own ideas, having a closed mind
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Perennial
 
lasting for a long time, persistent; a plant that lives for many years
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Predispose
 
to incline to beforehand
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Relinquish
 
to let go, give up
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Salvage
 
to spread or scatter freely or widely; long-winded, unfocused
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Spasmodic
 
sudden and biolent but brief; fitful; intermittent
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Spurious
 
not genuine, not true not valid
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Unbridled
 
uncontrolled, lacking in restraint

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