vocab 11

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vocab 11
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  1. allude
    to refer to casually or indirectly
  2. clairvoyant
    • 1) supernaturally perceptive
    • 2) one who possesses extrasensory powers
  3. conclusive
    serving to settle an issue; final
  4. disreputable
    not respectable; not esteemed
  5. endemic
    native or confined to a particular region or poeple; charactoristic of or prevelant in a field
  6. exemplary
    worthy of imitation, commendable; serving as a model
  7. fathom
    • to understand; get to the bottom of; determine the depth of
    • a measure of depth in water
  8. guile
    treacherous cunning; deceit
  9. integrity
    honesty, high moral standards, soundness; an unimpaired condition, completeness
  10. itinerary
    a rout of travel, a record of travel; a guide book
  11. misconstrue
    to interpret wrongly, mistake the meaning of
  12. obnoxious
    highly offensive, arousing strong dislike
  13. placate
    to aooesase, sooth, pacify
  14. placid
    calm, peaceful
  15. plagarism
    passing off or using as one's own the writings (or other materials) of another person
  16. potent
    pwerful; highly effective
  17. pretext
    a false reason, deceptive excuse
  18. protrude
    to stick out, thrust forth
  19. stark
    harsh unrelieved, desolate, utterly
  20. superficial
    on or near the surfave; concerned with or understanding only what is on the surface

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