vocab 8

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vocab 8
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  1. aegis
    protection; sponsorship; guidance
  2. amends
    something done to make up for a wrong, an injury, or a mistake; compensation
  3. conciliatory
    peacemaking; appeasing; intended to overcome distrust, animosity, or conflict
  4. conducive
    tending to cause or bring about; favorable to
  5. extricate
    to free from difficulty or entanglement
  6. importune
    to annoy w/ repeated and insistent requests; to ask for urgently or repeatedly
  7. mediate
    to help opposing sides reach an agreement; to intervene in a conflict in order to improve the situation
  8. mitigate
    to make less severe; to soften, lessen, or moderate
  9. patronize
    • to support or sponsor
    • to go as a customer; to shop at regularly
    • to treat as inferior
  10. renovate
    to restore somethign to an earlier condition, by repairing or remodeling

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