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128297
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ENGLISH
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2012-02-14 17:32:36
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COLOR WATER VOCAB
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VOCAB FROM THE COLOR OF WATER
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  1. DEFERENCE
    respectful submission
  2. INFALLIBLE
    unfailing in effectiveness or operation
  3. FEDORA
    a soft felt hat with a curled brim
  4. IMMINENT
    likely to occur at any moment
  5. UNKEMPT
    uncared-for or neglected; disheveld; messy
  6. PROVIDENCE
    a manifestation of divine care or direction
  7. IMPLICIT
    unquestioning or unreserved; absolute
  8. BOURGEOIS
    a person whose opinions are believed to be determined by concern for property values
  9. PARTISAN
    an adherent or supporter
  10. BALEFUL
    full of menacing or malign influences
  11. SEDER
    a cermonial dinner held the first night of Passover
  12. CONNOISSEUR
    a discerning judge of the best in any field
  13. DAIS
    a raised platform
  14. GENTILE
    of or pertaining to any people not Jewish
  15. DENIZEN
    an inhabitant; resident
  16. BENEVOLENT
    expressing goodwill or kindly feelings
  17. PILLAGE
    plunder
  18. COMMISERATE
    to sympathize
  19. VERITABLE
    being truly or very much so
  20. INSIGNIA
    a distinguishing mark or sign
  21. TERSE
    abruptly concise
  22. FISTICUFF
    to strike or fight with the fists
  23. DILAPIDATED
    fallen into partial ruin or decay
  24. INTRACTABLE
    inflexible
  25. JETTISONED
    act of discarding
  26. TORRID
    passionate
  27. GENTRIFICATION
    upgrading of deteriorated urban property by middle-class or affluent people
  28. FURRIER
    one who buys and sells furs
  29. ADMONITION
    counsel, advice, or caution
  30. INGENUITY
    cleverly inventive or resourceful
  31. CLAIRVOYANT
    the power of seeing objects or actions beyond the range of natural vision
  32. INSULAR
    detached; standing alone; isolated
  33. MACABRE
    grim
  34. AMORPHUS
    vague
  35. MODICUM
    moderate or very small
  36. REVEILLE
    a signal to arise
  37. MODUS OPERANDI
    method of operating or functioning
  38. BANDY-LEGGED
    having crooked legs; bowlegged
  39. POPULOUS
    heavily populated
  40. NEBULOUS
    cloudy or cloudlike
  41. OBSEQUIOUS
    obedient; dutiful
  42. VERBOTEN
    forbidden

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