vocab for lit final

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vocab for lit final
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2013-05-29 11:11:47
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  1. to encourage or assist
    abet
  2. to encourage or assist
    amorphous 
  3. approval or praise
    approbation 
  4. approval or praise
    aura
  5. severe or strict in manner
    austere 
  6. the condition of self government
    autonomy 
  7. of or relating to cattle
    bovine
  8. to raise or approach a subject
    broach
  9. continuous loud banging
    clangor
  10. subject to change
    contingent 
  11. lacking sensitivity or intelligence
    crass
  12. greed for money or possessions
    cupidity 
  13. disturb the composure of; unsettle
    disconcert 
  14. digressing from subject to subject
    discursive 
  15. difficult to interrupt or understand
    enigmatic 
  16. to capture the attention of
    enthrall 
  17. instigate or stir up
    forment 
  18. lacking grace; unsophisticared 
    gauche 
  19. impressive in appearance or style
    grandiose 
  20. to go on break; a pause or gap
    hiatus 
  21. implied but not bluntly expressed
    implicit 
  22. state of physical and mental weariness
    lassitude 
  23. sentimental in a feeble or sickly way
    mawkish
  24. appease the anger of someone; calm down
    mollify
  25. disgruntled; mismatched
    motley 
  26. untrustworthy; deceitful
    perfidy
  27. spread through out; filter through
    permeate 
  28. general rule; guideline 
    precepts 
  29. summarize; re-cap the main points
    recapitulate 
  30. making a show of being morally superior
    sanctimonious 
  31. sparkling or shining brightly
    scintillating 
  32. loyal; reliable
    stalwart 
  33. ask or beg for something humbly
    supplicate 
  34. swollen;bloated
    turgid

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