Sadlier-oxford level g unit 11

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level g, unit 11


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

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