World Lit unit 3

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World Lit unit 3
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  1. avarice (n.)
    greed; desire for wealth 
  2. greed; desire for wealth 
    avarice (n.)
  3. bacchanalian (adj.)
    wild and drunken 
  4. wild and drunken 
    bacchanalian (adj.)
  5. bastion (n.)
    a strong defense or fort (or one likened to it) 
  6. a strong defense or fort (or one likened to it) 
    bastion (n.)
  7. copious (adj.)
    numerous; large in quantity 
  8. numerous; large in quantity 
    copious (adj.)
  9. extradite (v.)
    to turn over or deliver to the legal jurisdiction of another government or authority 
  10. to turn over or deliver to the legal jurisdiction of another government or authority 
    extradite (v.)
  11. furtive (adj.)
    stealthy; secretive 
  12. stealthy; secretive 
    furtive (adj.)
  13. irascible (adj.)
    easily angered 
  14. easily angered 
    irascible (adj.)
  15. jettison (v.)
    to cast overboard; to discard 
  16. to cast overboard; to discard 
    jettison (v.)
  17. mercenary (n.)
    a professional soldier hired by a foreign army 
  18. a professional soldier hired by a foreign army 
    mercenary (n.)
  19. ostracize (v.)
    to banish; to shut out from a group or society by common consent
  20. to banish; to shut out from a group or society by common consent
    ostracize (v.)

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