English Vocab Week 4

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English Vocab Week 4
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  1. disinterested
    unprejudiced
  2. dismiss
    put away from consideration; reject
  3. disparate
    basically different; unrelated
  4. disparage
    belittle
  5. dispatch
    speediness; prompt execution; message sent with all due speed
  6. dispel
    scatter; drive away
  7. disperse
    scatter
  8. dissent
    disagree
  9. dissipate
    squander; waste; scatter
  10. distinction
    honor; contrast; discrimination
  11. forthright
    outspoken; straightforward; frank
  12. frail
    weak
  13. frivolous
    lacking in seriousness; self-indulgently carefree; relatively unimportatnt
  14. garrulous
    loquacious; wordy; talkative
  15. generate
    cause; produce; create
  16. genre
    particular variety of art or literature
  17. glutton
    someone who eats too much
  18. gratify
    please
  19. gregarious
    sociable
  20. hackneyed
    commonplace; trite
  21. intricacy
    the quality of being complex
  22. introspective
    looking within oneself
  23. irony
    hidden sarcasm or satire; use of words that seem to mean the opposite of what they actually mean
  24. judicious
    sound in judgement; wise
  25. languid
    weary; sluggish; listless
  26. larcency
    theft
  27. lethargic
    drowsy; dull
  28. loathe
    detest
  29. malice
     hate; spite
  30. meek
    quiet and obedient; spiritless
  31. precedent
    something preceding in time that may be used as an authority or guide for future action
  32. predator
    creature that seizes and devours another animal; person who rocs or exploits others
  33. premise
    assumption; postulate
  34. premonition
    forewarning
  35. presumptuous
    overconfident; impertinently bold; taking liberties
  36. prevail
    induce; triumph over
  37. prey
    tagret of a hunt; victim
  38. profound
    deep; not superficial; complete
  39. proliferation
    rapid growth; spread; multiplication
  40. prolific
    abundantly fruitful
  41. stratagem
    deceptive scheme
  42. subdued
    less intense; quieter
  43. subversive
    tending to overthrow; destructive
  44. superficial
    trivial; shallow
  45. superfluous
    unnecessary; excessive; overabundant
  46. suppress
    stifle; overwhelm; subdue; inhibit
  47. surpass
    exceed
  48. susceptible
    impressionable; easily influenced; having little resistance, as to a disease; receptive to
  49. suspend
    temporarily prevent from continuing or being in force or effect
  50. sustain
    experience; support; nourish

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