World Lit Unit 18

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  1. 1. discordant
    (adj.): being in disagreement
  2. (adj.): being in disagreement
    1. discordant
  3. 2. expedite
    (v.): to increase the rate of progress
  4. (v.): to increase the rate of progress
    2. expedite
  5. 3. filibuster
    (v.): to attempt to block a bill from becoming law by speaking at length against it
  6. (v.): to attempt to block a bill from becoming law by speaking at length against it
    3. filibuster
  7. 4. impregnable
    (adj.): not able to be conquered; impenetrable
  8. (adj.): not able to be conquered; impenetrable
    4. impregnable
  9. 5. inherent
    (adj.): essential
  10. (adj.): essential
    5. inherent
  11. 6. invective
    (n.): an insult or abuse in speech
  12. (n.): an insult or abuse in speech
    6. invective
  13. 7. irreverent
    (adj.): disrespectful
  14. (adj.): disrespectful
    7. irreverent
  15. 8. pithy
    (adj.): full of meaning; concise
  16. (adj.): full of meaning; concise
    8. pithy
  17. 9. pliable
    (adj.): easily bent or flexible
  18. (adj.): easily bent or flexible
    9. pliable
  19. 10. pristine
    (adj.): pure;completely clean and uncontaminated
  20. (adj.): pure;completely clean and uncontaminated
    10. pristine
  21. 11. prodigal
    (adj.): reckless, wasteful, and extravagant
  22. (adj.): reckless, wasteful, and extravagant
    11. prodigal
  23. 12. subjugate
    (v.): to dominate, conquer, or bring under control
  24. (v.): to dominate, conquer, or bring under control
    12. subjugate
  25. 13. tenuous
    (adj.): not dense or thick; having little substance
  26. (adj.): not dense or thick; having little substance
    13. tenuous
  27. 14. torpid
    (adj.): losing motion, feeling, or power; lacking in energy
  28. (adj.): losing motion, feeling, or power; lacking in energy
    14. torpid
  29. 15. xenophobia
    (n.): an intense dislike or fear of strangers or foreigners
  30. (n.): an intense dislike or fear of strangers or foreigners
    15. xenophobia

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