vocab unit 5

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vocab unit 5
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  1. to free from entanglements of difficulties; to remove with effort
    extricate 
  2. to cause sleep relating to sleepiness ; something that includes sleep
    soporific 
  3. dull unisteresting tiresome lacking sharpness flavor livliness or force
    vapid 
  4. tening to be troublesome; unruly, quarrelsome, contrary unpredictable
    fractious 
  5. to steal escpecially in a sneaky way and in petty amounts
    flinch 
  6. self evident expressing an accepted principle or rule
    axiomatic 
  7. lasting only a short time fleeting, one who stays only a short time
    transient 
  8. beneficial helpful; healthy wholesome
    salutary 
  9. fair just embodying principles of justice
    equitable 
  10. to mock treat with contempt
    flout 
  11. a pardon for an offense against a government; any act of forgiveness
    amnesty 
  12. a warning or caution to prevent misunderstanding or discourge behavior
    caveat 
  13. not easily carried, handled, or managed because of size or complexity
    unwieldy 
  14. a rule of conduct or action
    precept 
  15. strict in reguard to moral standards and condust prudish and puritanical
    staitlaced 
  16. to adorn or emblish; to display conspicuously; to publish or proclain widely
    blazon 
  17. self governing political control
    autonomy 
  18. to whip punish cuase suffering criticism
    scourge 
  19. bitterly servere, withering; causing great harm
    scathing 
  20. funereal, typical of the tomb; extremely gloomy or dismal
    sepulchral

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