World Lit Unit 5

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World Lit Unit 5
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  1. adamant
    (adj.): unyielding; firm in opinion
  2. (adj.): unyielding; firm in opinion
    adamant
  3. clement
    (adj.): merciful; lenient
  4. (adj.): merciful; lenient
    clement
  5. cliché
    (n.): a worn-out idea or overused expression
  6. (n.): a worn-out idea or overused expression
    cliché
  7. diffident
    (adj.): lacking in self-confidence
  8. (adj.): lacking in self-confidence
    diffident
  9. disparity
    (n.): inequality; difference
  10. (n.): inequality; difference
    disparity
  11. extol
    (v.): to praise highly
  12. (v.): to praise highly
    extol
  13. inexorable
    (adj.): unrelenting; unavoidable
  14. (adj.): unrelenting; unavoidable
    inexorable
  15. opus
    (n.): a creative work, especially a numbered composition (ex: “opus 3” would be a composer’s third composition; plural: opera)
  16. (n.): a creative work, especially a numbered composition (ex: “opus 3” would be a composer’s third composition; plural: opera)
    opus
  17. ostensible
    (adj.): professed but not necessarily true
  18. (adj.): professed but not necessarily true
    ostensible
  19. rancor
    (n.): extreme hatred or ill will
  20. (n.): extreme hatred or ill will
    rancor

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