SEM 1: Vocab

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  1. passion; strong feelings for something
    ardor
  2. to make certain, to verify
    to ascertain
  3. to attack
    to assail
  4. extremely bold, daring
    audacious
  5. to persuade using flattery/ promises
    to cajole
  6. slave
    chattle
  7. to acknowledge; to accept someone's point
    concession
  8. clearly visible
    conspicuous
  9. feeling guilty/ sorry because one has done something wrong
    contrite
  10. a weapon that can be used to beat another/ something
    cudgel
  11. having nothing
    destitute
  12. to disrespect, to look down upon
    disdainful
  13. one's everyday character
    dispostion
  14. to dissolve; to slowly break apart and disappear
    to dissipate
  15. thin due starvation or disease
    emaciated, gaunt 
  16. freedom; being incharge of oneself
    emancipation
  17. urgent advice, recommendation
    exhortation
  18. to unsteady, to hesitate, to waver
    to falter
  19. to disrespect, to disobey, to moch
    to flout
  20. annoying, irritating
    galling
  21. unchageable 
    immuntable
  22. disrespectful 
    impertinent 
  23. cleverness, resourcefulness, inventiveness 
    ingenuity 
  24. open revolt, rebellion 
    insurrection 
  25. relative, family
    kindred
  26. inferior- low class
    mean 
  27. countless, innumerable 
    myriad 
  28. casual, cool, calm
    nonchalant
  29. adamant, stubborn
    obdurate
  30. hell
    perdition
  31. dangerous, not stable
    precariously
  32. shameless, immoral
    profligate
  33. God, God's plan
    Providence
  34. moral doubts
    qualms
  35. extremely hungry
    ravenous
  36. government aid for the poor
    relief 
  37. to blame; to find fault with 
    reproachful 
  38. to authorize; to give approval 
    to sanction
  39. to separate, to divide 
    to sunder 
  40. hesitantly; with caution 
    tentatively
  41. fierce; cruel
    truculent
  42. to compete
    to vie
  43. a shortage of something; lack there of 
    want (of)
  44. extreme anger 
    wrath 

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