World Lit Unit 2

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World Lit Unit 2
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  1. anathema
    (n.): a hated, repellant person or thing; a formal curse
  2. (n.): a hated, repellant person or thing; a formal curse
    anathema
  3. banter
    (n.): teasing; playful conversation
  4. (n.): teasing; playful conversation
    banter
  5. castigate
    (v.): to criticize or punish severely
  6. (v.): to criticize or punish severely
    castigate
  7. docile
    (adj.): easy to teach or manage
  8. (adj.): easy to teach or manage
    docile
  9. emaciated
    (adj.): extremely thin; wasted away
  10. (adj.): extremely thin; wasted away
    emaciated
  11. gauche
    (adj.): lacking social graces; tactless
  12. (adj.): lacking social graces; tactless
    gauche
  13. heresy
    (n.): the crime of holding a belief that goes against established doctrine
  14. (n.): the crime of holding a belief that goes against established doctrine
    heresy
  15. ignominy
    (n.): public shame, disgrace, or dishonor
  16. (n.): public shame, disgrace, or dishonor
    ignominy
  17. libation
    (n.): a drink, especially an alcoholic one
  18. (n.): a drink, especially an alcoholic one
    libation
  19. motley
    (adj.): made up of dissimilar parts; being of many colors
  20. (adj.): made up of dissimilar parts; being of many colors
    motley 

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