secret sharer vocab

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secret sharer vocab
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  1. domain?
    • noun
    • a field of action, though, influence
  2. imperceptible
    • adj
    • slight, gradual or subtle
  3. impeccable
    • adj
    • incapable of sin
  4. impassive
    • adj
    • without emotion, calm, serene
  5. arduous
    • adj
    • requiring great exertation; laborious
  6. incredulously
    • adv
    • in a skeptical way
  7. peremptorily
    • adv
    • in a commanding manner
  8. compunction
    • noun
    • a feeling of uneasiness or anxiety caused by regret for doing wrong
  9. imperceptibly
    • adv
    • in a very slight, gradual or subtle manner
  10. ruffian
    • noun
    • a bully
  11. brusque
    • adj
    • blunt, rough, abrupt
  12. insolence
    • noun
    • contemptuous; rude
  13. funk
    • noun
    • state of depression
  14. deference
    • noun
    • respectful courteous regard
  15. gimbals
    • noun
    • a stand for a ship compass to balance on
  16. equivocal
    • adj
    • of doubtful nature or character; questionable
  17. doleful
    • adj
    • sorrowful
  18. fervently
    • adv
    • in a manner involving great intensity of enthusiasm
  19. tenacity
    • noun
    • a firm hold; determination
  20. urbanely
    • adv
    • in a sophisticated or elegant way
  21. superfluously
    • adv
    • being more than is sufficient or required
  22. surliness
    • noun
    • unfriendly or hostile behavior
  23. oblique
    • adj
    • indirectly stated or expressed
  24. ludicrous
    • adj
    • causing laughter because of absurdity
  25. abhor
    • verb
    • to loath; hate
  26. profound
    • adj
    • having deep insight or understanding
  27. lolled
    • verb
    • to lounge
  28. ferocity
    • noun
    • fierceness, brutality
  29. impudence
    • noun
    • boldness; shamelessness
  30. reverberated
    • verb
    • to reecho or resound
  31. punctilious
    • adj
    • extremely attentive to a fine point

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