Am Lit Vocab 1-3

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  1. acquiesce
    submit, agree
  2. complacent
    satisfied, content
  3. emaciated
    wasted, thin, shriveled
  4. fastidious
    difficult to please, picky
  5. gregarious
    outgoing, social, hospitable
  6. implicit
    understood but not stated
  7. meticulous
    precise, thorough
  8. precarious
    dangerous, risky, unsafe
  9. taciturn
    silent, quiet
  10. maleficent
    doing evil or doing harm
  11. torpid
    slow, lazy, dull
  12. superfluous
    over abundance, excessive
  13. peripheral
    outer edge, outside
  14. innate
    natural, inborn, inherited
  15. innocuous
    harmless, innocent
  16. divergent
    different, separate
  17. ambivalence
    conflicting attitudes, 2 feelings about 1 thing
  18. ameliorate
    to improve, reform, upgrade
  19. facilitate
    make easy, help
  20. pessimism
    beliefe that life is bad, negative attitude, i.e. Debbie Downer
  21. reverent
    respectful, to be admired
  22. exonerate
    acquit, clear, throw out
  23. dissent
    disagree, object, protest
  24. cajole
    to coax, persuade with flattery
  25. converge
    to come together, to meet
  26. benign
    kind, good, favorable
  27. apathy
    lack of caring, indifference
  28. inane
    silly, senseless, foolish
  29. deterrent
    something that discourages
  30. mundane
    worldly not spiritual
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Am Lit Vocab 1-3
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