English Vocab #3

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  1. abstruse
    difficult to understand
  2. affable
    friendly, courteous, amiable
  3. audacity
    excessive boldness, daring
  4. contrite
    extremely apologetic, remorseful
  5. credulous
    gullible, believing on slight evidence
  6. depravity
    moral corruption, wicked or perverse act
  7. deprecate
    to disapprove regretfully, to belittle, to express mild disapproval
  8. didactic
    instructive, designed to teach
  9. dormant
    inactive, sleeping
  10. enigmatic
    mysterious, inexplicable, puzzling
  11. erudite
    scholarly, smart
  12. exotic
    foreign, unfamiliar
  13. fuse
    mix, join, usually by melting
  14. immutable
  15. incorrigible
    incapable of being reformed or improved
  16. loathe
    to detest
  17. mitigate
    to cause to become less harsh or hostile
  18. nullify
    to negate or to cause to not be in effect
  19. pacifistic
    opposed to war or use of force
  20. pretentious
    making an extravagant outward show, self-important
  21. prologue
    introductory remarks
  22. recant
    to withdraw or repudiate a statement or belief
  23. servile
    overl submissive
  24. trepidation
    fear, trembling, agitation
  25. vilify
    to malign, defame
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English Vocab #3
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