Vocabulary Workshop Level C Unit 5

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aghast
 
filled with amazement,disgust,fear,or terror
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ample
 
more than enough,large,spacious
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apparition
 
a ghost or ghostly figure;an unexplained or unusual appearence
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assert
 
to declare or state as truth,maintain or defend, put forward forcefully
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cower
 
to crouch or shrink away from in fear or shame
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disdain
 
to look upon with scorn:to refuse scornfully(n) a feeling if contempt
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epitaph
 
a brief statement wriiten on a tomb or gravestone
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ethical
 
having to do with morals,values,right and wrong;in accordance with standards of right conduct;requiring...
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facetious
 
humorous, not meant seriously
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inaudible
 
not able to be heard
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indiscriminate
 
without restraint or control; unselective
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intrigue
 
crafty dealings,underhanded plotting(v) to form and carry out plots;to puzzle or excite the...
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jurisdiction
 
an area of authority or control; the right to administer justice
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plausible
 
appearing true,reasonable,of fair
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plebeian
 
common,vulgar;belonging to the lower class(n) a common person,member of the lower class
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prodigal
 
wastefully extravagant;lavishly or generously abundant(n)one who is watseful and self indulgent
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proximity
 
nearness closeness
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pulverize
 
to gring or pound to a powder or dust;to destroy or overcome (as tough by smashing into fragments)
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sequel
 
that which follows,a result;a literary work or film continuing the story of one written or...
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volatile
 
highly changeable,fickle;tending to become violent or ekplosive;changing readily from the liquid...

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