Vocab Unit 7.txt

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Vocab Unit 7.txt
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Vocab unit 7
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    • Austere
    • Adj
    • Severe or stern in manner; without adornment or luxury, simple, plain; harsh or sour in flavor
  1. Beneficent
    • Adj
    • Performing acts of kindness or charity; conferring benefits, doing good
  2. Cadaverous
    • Adj
    • Pale, gaunt, resembling a corpse
  3. Concoct
    • V
    • To prepare by combining ingredients, make up (as a dish); to devise, invent, fabricate
  4. Crass
    • Adj
    • Coarse, unfeeling; stupid
  5. Debase
    • V
    • To lower in character, quality, or value; to degrade, adulterate; to cause to deteriorate
  6. Desecrate
    • V
    • To commit sacrilege upon, treat irreverently; to contaminate, pollute
  7. Disconcert
    • V
    • To confuse; to disturb the composure of
  8. Grandiose
    • Adj
    • Grand in an impressive or stately way; marked by pompous affection or grandeur, absurdly exaggerated
  9. Inconsequential
    • Adj
    • Trifling, unimportant
  10. Infraction
    • N
    • A breaking of a law or obligation
  11. Mitigate
    • V
    • To make milder or softer, to moderate in force or intensity
  12. Pillage
    • V
    • To rob of goods by open force (as in war), plunder;
    • N
    • The act of looting; booty
  13. Prate
    • V
    • To talk a great deal in a foolish or aimless fashion
  14. Punctillious
    • Adj
    • Very careful and exact, attentive to fine points of etiquette or propriety
  15. Redoubtable
    • Adj
    • Inspiring fear or awe; illustrious, eminent
  16. Reprove
    • V
    • To find fault with, scold, rebuke
  17. Restitution
    • N
    • the act of restoring someone or something to the rightful owner or to a former state or position; making good on a loss or damage
  18. Stalwart
    • Adj
    • strong and sturdy; brave; resolute;
    • N
    • a brave, strong person; a strong supporter; one who takes an uncompromising position
  19. Vulnerable
    • Adj
    • open to attack; capable of being wounded or damaged; unprotected

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