Crucible Vocab 2

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  1. indignation
    anger as a result of something unjust
  2. ineptness
    lack of competence or judgement
  3. insert
    unable to move or to act, sluggish
  4. ingratiate
    to make an effort to gain good favor with someone
  5. innate
    existing from birth, inborn
  6. junta
    group of pepole who join in running a government (after a revolution)
  7. licentious
    lacking moral or sexual restrain, wonton
  8. malevolence
    ill will or evil intentions
  9. malign
    to utter injuriously misleading reports about
  10. methodical
    proceeding in a regular or systematic order
  11. orthodox
    conforming to established standards, conventional
  12. pallor
    extreme paleness usually relating to the face
  13. paradoxical
    something that appears false or contradictory but is actually correct
  14. parochial
    limited in range or scope, narrow, provincial
  15. partisan
    one who exhibits extreme or possibly blind allegiance to a group or cause
  16. placid
    peaceful, calm
  17. predilection
  18. prodigious
    extraordinary in bulk, quantity, or degree, great in size, enormous
  19. propriety
    correct conduct
  20. prudent
    wise and careful about practical matters
  21. quake
    to shake from shock or instability
  22. reproach
    to blame for something; a disgrace
  23. rescind
    to cancel
  24. resurge
    to rise again
  25. savory
  26. sectarian
    member of a sect that is a faction with extreme beliefs
  27. sublime
    exalted, noble, uplifting
  28. trepidation
    fear, trembling, agitation
  29. vindictive
    revengeful, spiteful
  30. wily
    cunning, crafty
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Crucible Vocab 2
2012-02-16 02:12:46
English Crucible

Second set of vocab for the crucible
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