Vocab 6

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  1. ending without results
    abortive
  2. a collective mass, the sum total
    aggregate
  3. to claim without justification; to claim for oneself without right
    arrogate
  4. merrily, lightheartedly cheerful; wihtout appropriate thought
    blithely
  5. a temporary or complete halt
    cessation
  6. scornful; expressing contempt
    contemptuous
  7. to turn aside, especially form the main point; to stray from the subject
    digress
  8. to pretend, to give a false appearance of
    feign
  9. outgoing, sociable
    gregarious
  10. to call into question; to attack verbally
    impugn
  11. not easily managed or managed or manipulated
    intractable
  12. immoral; unrestrained by society
    licentious
  13. an error in naming a person or place
    misnomer
  14. unreasonably persistent
    obstinate
  15. a model of excellence or perfection
    paragon
  16. overused and trite remark
    platitude
  17. a natural inclination or preference
    propensity
  18. prominent, of notable significance
    salient
  19. filthy and degraded as the result of neglect or poverty
    squalid
  20. stormy, turbulent
    tempestuous
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Vocab 6
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