Vocab Flashcards Level C Unit 14

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Created Mar 26, 2009
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Amplify (v)
 
to make stronger, larger, greater, louder, or the like
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armistice (n)
 
a temporary peace, halt in fighting
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arrogant (adj)
 
haughty, to convinced of one's own importance
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blandv(adj)
 
gentle, soothing, mild, lacking interest of taste
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disclaim (v)
 
to deny interest in or connection with; ti give up all claim to
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epoch (n)
 
a distinct period of time, era, age
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estrange (v)
 
to drift apart or become unfriendly; to cause such a separation : to remove or keep at a distance
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Gratify (v)
 
to please, satisfy; to indulge or humor
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infinite (adj) (n)
 
exceedingly great, inexhaustible, without limit, endless :: preceded by the uncalculable number...
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irascible (adj)
 
easily made angry, hot tempered
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kindred (n) (adj)
 
a person's relatives; a family relationship;; related by blood; like, similar
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naive (adj)
 
innocent, unsophisticated, showing lack of world knowledge and experience
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niche (n)
 
a decorative recess in a wall; a suitable place or position for a person or thing
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obliterate (v)
 
to blot out completely, destroy utterly
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ramshackle (adj)
 
appearing ready to collapse, loose and shaky
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ransack (v)
 
to search or examine thoroughly, to rob, plunder
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rote (n) (adj)
 
unthinking routine, a fixed or mechanical way of doing something;; based on a mechanical routine
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solvent (adj)
 
able to meet one's financial obligations; having the power to dissolve other substances;; a...
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tedious (adj)
 
long and tiresome
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vendor (n)
 
a person who sells something


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