Vocab words extra
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Vocab words extra
Having suitable or sufficient skill, knowledge, experience, etc., for some purpose; properly qualified.
Characterized by avarice; greedy; covetous.
Having scruples; having or showing a strict regard for what one considers right; principled.
Generous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from petty resentfulness or vindictiveness.
Having or showing pleasant, good-natured personal qualities; affable.
An enthusiastic public reception of a person, marked especially by loud and prolonged applause.
To make void or null; abolish; cancel; invalidate.
Forming or expressing division or distrubution.
Crying out noisily; clamorous.
Excessively talkative in a rambling, roundabout manner, expecially about trivial matters.
Unduly demonstrative; lacking reserve.
Disposed to be silent or not to speak freely; reserved.
Extremely liberal in giving; very generous.
A stingy, avaricious person.
Daringly close to indelicacy or impropriety; off-color.
A moral or ethical consideration or standard that acts as a restraining force or inhibits certain actions.
Disposed or inclined to revenge; vengeful.
Pleasantly easy to approach and to talk to; friendly; cordial; warmly polite.
Extremely stingy; parsimonious; miserly.
An excessively parsimonious, miserly, or stingy person.
Courteous and gracious; friendly; warm.
Extreme or excessive economy or frugality; stinginess; niggardliness.
Eluding clear perception or complete mental grasp; hard to express or define.
Introduced or coming from without; not belonging or proper to a thing; foreign, not pertinent; irrelevent.
Tending to promote some proposed or desired object; fit or suitable for the purpose; proper under the circumstances.
Not controvertible; not open to question or dispute.
To argue against; dispute; deny; oppose.
Placing excessive emphasis on one's own moods, attitudes, opinions, etc.
Being more than is sufficient ore required; excessive.
To waver in mind or opinion; be indecisive or irresolute.
A country, government, or the form of government in which absolute power is exercised by a dictator. Absolute, imperious, or overbearing power or control.
Domineering in a haughty manner; dictatorial; overbearing.
Disdainfully proud; snobbish; scornfully arrogant; supercilious.
The science of the forms of life existing in former geologic periods, as represented by their fossils.
To hinder, block, or thwart.
Not genuine, authentic, or true; not from the claimed, pretended, or proper source; counterfeit.
A settled or established opinion, belief, or principle.
Cheerfully optimistic, hopeful, or confident. Reddish; ruddy.
Self-governing; independent; subject to its own laws only.
Refusing to agree or compromise; inflexible.
Open to or having several possible meanings or interpretations; equivocal.
Allowing the possiblity of several different meanings, as a word or phrase, especially with intent to deceive or misguide; susceptible of double interpretation; deliberately ambiguous.
Capable of being done, effected, or accomplished.