Vocab Level E Unit 10

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Vocab Level E Unit 10
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  1. acquiesce
    v. to accept without protest; to agree or submit
  2. allure
    v. to entice, tempt; to be attractive to
  3. allure
    n. a strong attraction
  4. askew
    adj. adv. twisted to one side, crooked; disapprovingly
  5. blithe
    adj. cheerful, lighthearted; casual, unconcerned
  6. contentious
    adj. quarrelsome, inclined to argue
  7. covet
    v. to desire something belonging to another
  8. crestfallen
    adj. discouraged, dejected, downcast
  9. disheveled
    adj. rumpled, mussed; hanging in disorder
  10. exponent
    n. one who advocates, speaks for, explains, or interprets
  11. exponent
    math. the power to which a number, symbol, or expression is to be raised
  12. garrulous
    adj. given to much talking, tediously chatty
  13. insuperable
    adj. incapable of being overcome
  14. lamentable
    adj. to be regretted or pitied
  15. misnomer
    n. an unsuitable or misleading name
  16. profess
    v. to affirm openly; to state belief in; to claim, pretend
  17. respite
    n. a period of relief or rest
  18. retribution
    n. a repayment; a deserved punishment
  19. sinuous
    adj. winding, having many curves; lithe and flexible
  20. sonorous
    adj. full, deep, or rich in sound; impressive in style
  21. vanguard
    n. the foremost part of an army, the leading position in any field
  22. wastrel
    n. a wasteful person, spendthrift; a good-for-nothing

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