APVocabEnglish4

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  1. The wasting away of a body organ or tissue; any progressive decline or failure (noun)

    to waste away (verb)
    atrophy
  2. a fortified place or stronghold (noun)
    bastion
  3. a state of agreement, harmony, unanimity; a treaty, pact, or covenant (noun)
    concord
  4. compelete or perfect in the hight degree (adj)

    to bring to a state of completion or perfection (verb)
    consummate
  5. disorder, confusion; (noun)

    to throw into disorder (verb)
    disarray
  6. urgency, pressure; urgent demand, pressing need; an emergency (noun)
    exigency
  7. floating debris; homeless, impoverished people (noun)
    flotsam
  8. franzied, highly agitated (adj)
    frentic
  9. to gather bit by bit; to gather small quantities of grain left in a field by the reapers (verb)
    glean
  10. a type of game bird; a complaint (noun)

    to complain, grumble (verb)
    grouse
  11. to imprison, confine, or jail (verb)
    incarcerate
  12. obligatory, required (adj)

    one who holds a specific office at the time spoken of (noun)
    incumbent
  13. humorous, jesting, jolly, joking (adj)
    jocular
  14. rediculous, laughable, absurd (adj)
    ludicrous
  15. biting or caustic in thought, manner or syle; sharply or bitterly harsh (adj)
    mordant
  16. a prickly or stinging plant (noun)

    to arous displeasure, impatience, or anger; irritate (verb)
    nettle
  17. consisting of or measured in money (adj)
    pecuniary
  18. contemptibly cowardly or mean-spirited (adj)
    pusillanimous
  19. in a reclining position; lying down (adj)
    recumbent
  20. a scheme to outwit or decieve an opponent or to gain an end (noun)
    stratagem

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