vocab UNIT 9

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vocab UNIT 9
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  1. to reduce in amount, degree, to lessen or diminish
    abate 
  2. excessive or instatiable, desire or greed
    avarice 
  3. of keen penetration or discernment, clever, cunning,
    astute 
  4. to show excessive admiration or devotion to
    adulation 
  5. a person or thing that is detested or loathed
    anathema 
  6. deserving blame or censure
    culpable 
  7. tending to delay or proscrastinate, slow tardy
    dilatory 
  8. extrodiaraly in some way bad, glaring, flagrant
    egregious 
  9. to use ambigous or unclear expressions to avoid commitment or in order to mislead
    equivocate 
  10. tending to vanish like vapor
    evanescent 
  11. uncertain how to act or proceed, vacillating
    irresolute 
  12. cloudlike, unclear, cloudy, confusing
    nebulous 
  13. beginner
    novice 
  14. extremely poor
    penury 
  15. trying to make a big impression
    pretentious 
  16. to review a series of facts, to sum up
    recapitulate 
  17. to revive from death or unconciousnness
    resuscitate 
  18. untidy, dirty, careless, unkept
    slovenly 
  19. something that is assumed or taken for granted for without conclusive evidence
    supposition 
  20. inactive, sluggish, dull
    torpid

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