Vocab 12

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Vocab 12
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  1. Conjecture
    • 1: obsolete
    • 2: inference from defective or presumptive evidence
  2. Disseminate
    • 1: to spread abroad as though sowing seed
    • 2: to disperse throughout
  3. Gratuitous
    • 1: given unearned or without recompense
    • 2: costing nothing
  4. Incessant
    continuing or following without interruption
  5. Insidious
    • 1: awaiting a chance to entrap
    • 2: harmful but enticing
  6. Ludicrous
    amusing or laughable through obvious absurdity, incongruity, exaggeration, or eccentricity
  7. Novice
    • 1: a person admitted to probationary membership in a religious community
    • 2: beginner
  8. Conspicuous
    obvious to the eye or mind
  9. Diverse
    differing from one another
  10. Homogeneous
    of the same or a similar kind or nature
  11. Impetuous
    marked by impulsive vehemence or passion
  12. Insatiable
    incapable of being satisfied
  13. Judicious
    having, exercising, or characterized by sound judgment
  14. Nihilism
    a viewpoint that traditional values and beliefs are unfounded and that existence is senseless and useless
  15. Ostentatious
    marked by or fond of conspicuous or vainglorious and sometimes pretentious display

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