Vocabulary Level E Unit 2

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Vocabulary Level E Unit 2
2011-09-22 17:16:51
vocab level unit

stupid vocab which is evil
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  1. adroit
    adj. skillful, expert in the use of the hands or mind
  2. amicable
    adj. peaceable, friendly
  3. averse
    adj. having a deep-seated distaste; opposed, unwilling
  4. belligerent
    adj. given to fighting, warlike; combative, aggressive
  5. belligerent
    n. one at war, one engaged in war
  6. benevolent
    adj. kindly, charitable
  7. cursory
    adj. hasty, not thorough
  8. duplicity
    n. treachery, deceitfulness
  9. extol
    v. to praise extravagantly
  10. feasible
    adj. possible, able to be done
  11. grimace
    n. a wry face, facial distortion
  12. grimace
    v. to make a wry face
  13. holocaust
    n. a large-scale destruction, especially by fire; a vast slaughter; a burnt offering
  14. impervious
    adj. not affected or hurt by; admitting of no passage or entrace
  15. impetus
    n. a moving force, impulse, stimulus
  16. jeopardy
    n. danger
  17. meticulous
    adj. extremely careful; particular about details
  18. nostalgia
    n. a longing for something past; homesickness
  19. quintessence
    n. the purest essence or form of something; the most typical example
  20. retrogress
    v. to move backward; to return to an earlier condition
  21. scrutinize
    v. to examine closely
  22. tepid
    adj. lukewarm; unenthusiastic, marked by an absence of interest