Rodriguez Vocabulary

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Rodriguez Vocabulary
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Vocabulary to Study! (Starting from 2nd Semester)
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  1. Abstemious
    (adj) sparing or moderate in eating and drinking
  2. Alimentary
    (adj) concerned with the function of nutrition
  3. Culinary
    (adj) of, pertaining to, or used in cooking or the kitchen
  4. Delectable
    (adj) highly pleasing
  5. Emaciated
    (adj) made abnormally lean or thin by a gradual wasting away of flesh
  6. Epicurean
    (adj) having luxurious tastes or habits, especially in eating and drinking
  7. Glutton
    (n) a person who eats and drinks excessively or voraciously
  8. Palatable
    (adj) acceptable or agreeable to the palate or taste
  9. Savory
    (adj) pleasant or agreeable in taste or smell
  10. Ravenous
    (adj) extremely hungry
  11. Voracious
    (adj) craving or concuming large quantaties of food
  12. Acclaim
    (v) to welcome or salute with shouts or sounds of joy and approval
  13. Accolade
    (n) any award, honor, or laudatory notice
  14. Adulate
    (v) to show excessive admiration or devotion to
  15. Esteem
    (v) to regard highly or favorably
  16. Eulogize
    (v) to praise highly
  17. Exalt
    (v) to raise in rank, honor, power, character, quality, etc
  18. Extol
    (v) to praise highly
  19. Laud
    (v) to praise
  20. Panegyrize
    (v) to bestow praises
  21. Revere
    (v) to regard with respect tinged with awe
  22. Venerate
    (v) to regard or treat with reverence
  23. Adamant
    • (adj) unyielding in attitude or opinion in spite of all
    • appeals, urging, etc
  24. Dogmatic
    (adj) asserting opinions in an arrogant manner
  25. Hidebound
    (adj) narrow and rigid in opinion
  26. Intractable
    (adj) not easily controlled or directed
  27. Obdurate
    (adj) unmoved by persuasion, pity, or etc
  28. Obstinate
    (adj) not yielding to opinions, appeals, etc
  29. Recalcitrant
    (adj) resisting authority or control
  30. Resolve
    (n) a definite or earned decision about
  31. Unwavering
    (adj) unyielding to appeals, opinions, etc
  32. Unyielding
    (adj) refusing to yield
  33. Willful
    (adj) unreasonably stubborn or headstrong
  34. Acoustics
    • (n) a branch of physics that deals with sound and sound
    • waves
  35. Cacophony
    (n) harsh discordance of sound
  36. Clamor
    (n) a loud uproar
  37. Din
    (n) a loud, confused noise
  38. Discordance
    (adj) disagreeable to the ear
  39. Euphony
    (n) agreeableness of sound, pleasing effect to the ear
  40. Mellifluous
    (adj) sweetly or smoothly flowing
  41. Raucous
    (adj) harsh, strident grating
  42. Strident
    (adj) making or having a harsh cound
  43. Vociferous
    (adj) crying out noisily

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