Sadlier-oxford Level G Unit 11

Level G, Unit 11
Created Feb 12, 2011
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Abrogate
to repeal; cancel. anuul, revokeAntonyms:renew; ratify
ambient 
completely surrounding; encompassing
asperity 
roughness, severity, rigor, harshnessantonyms: blandness, lenience
burnish
make smooth or glossy by rubbing; polish, buffantonyms: tarnish, abrade
cabal
a small group working in secret, clique, ring, conspiracy
delectable
delightful, deliciously flavored, savory, scrumptiousantonyms: repugnant, distasteful
deprecate 
express mild disapproval;belittle, frown uponantonyms: countenance 
detritus
loose bits and pieces of material resulting from disintegration or wearing away, debris
ebullient
overflowing with enthusiasm, exhilaratedantonyms: morose, apathetic, blase
eclectic
drawn from different sources, selectiveantonyms: monolithic 
flaccid
limp, not firm, lacking vigor, flabby
impecunious
having little or no money, indigent antonyms: affluent 
inexorable 
inflexible, relentless, inescapable, ineluctable, obdurateantonyms: pliant
Moribund
dying, obsolescent
necromancer
one who claims to reveal or influence the future through magic, especially communication with...
onerous 
burdensome, involving hardship or difficulty, weightyantonyms: untaxing
rife
common, prevalent, repleteantonyms: devoid of 
rudiments
fundamentals, basics
sequester
to set apart, separate for any special purpose, segregation
winnow
to get rid of something unwanted, to sift through to obtain what is desirable, strain


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