Vocabulary 1-3 Review

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Vocabulary 1-3 Review
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2011-10-20 20:06:31
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Vocabulary units one through three review
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  1. (verb.) To caution or advise against something; to scold mildly; to remind of a duty
    admonish
  2. (noun.) an opening, gap; a violation or inffraction; (verb.) to create an opening, break through
    breach
  3. (noun.) a bandit
    brigand
  4. (adjective.) careeful, cautious
    circumspect
  5. (verb.) to seize for military or official use
    commandeer
  6. (adjective.) clumsy, hard to handle; slow-moving
    cumbersome
  7. (noun.) a complete standstill; (verb.) to bring to a standstill
    deadlock
  8. (noun.) scattered fragments, wreckage
    debris
  9. (verb.) to spread or scatter freely or widely; (adjective.) wordy, long-winded, or unfocused; scattered, or widely spread
    diffuse
  10. (noun.) a difficult or perplexing situation or problem
    dilemma
  11. (verb.) to wipe out; to keep oneself from being noticed
    efface
  12. (verb.) to make a mess of; muddle through; to get by; (noun.) a hopeless mess
    muddle
  13. (adjective.) stubborn and often unreasonable in holding to one's own ideas, having a closed mind
    opinionated
  14. (adjective.) lasting for a long time, persistent; (noun.) a plant that lives for many years
    perennial
  15. (verb.) to incline beforehand
    predispose
  16. (verb.) to let go, give up
    relinquish
  17. (verb.) to save from fire or shipwreck; (noun.) property thus saved
    salvage
  18. (adjective.) sudden and violent but brief; fitful, intermittent
    spasmodic
  19. (adjective.) not genuine, not true, not valid
    spurious
  20. (adjective.) uncontrolled, lacking in restraint
    unbridled

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