NALA CP Exam Vocab L-Q

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CP Review Manual vocab words
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  1. Lascivious
    lecherous, lustful
  2. Loquacious
    talkative, verbose
  3. Lyceum
    hall for public lectures
  4. Magnanimous
    generous
  5. Malapropism
    misuse of a word
  6. Mendacity
    lies (falsehoods)
  7. Mendicant
    a parasite, moocher
  8. Metamorphosis
    transformation
  9. Metaphor
    symbol
  10. Misfeasance
    wrongful performance of lawful act
  11. Morass
    quagmire
  12. Myopic
    lacking foresight
  13. Nefarious
    criminal, sinister
  14. Neolithic
    outmoded
  15. Nemesis
    downfall, ruin
  16. Nescience
    ignorance
  17. Nettle
    irritate
  18. Numinous
    mysterious, spiritual
  19. Nuncupative
    inclined to silence
  20. Obdurate
    stubborn
  21. Obviate
    prevent
  22. Officious
    nosey, obtrusive
  23. Omniscient
    all-knowing
  24. Ossify
    to become rigid
  25. Ostensible
    apparent
  26. Panacea
    cure-all
  27. Panoply
    ceremonial array
  28. Paradox
    contradiction
  29. Pejorative
    belittle, make worse
  30. Percipient
    discerning
  31. Peremptory
    unchallengeable
  32. Perspicuous
    clear
  33. Perfunctory
    superficial, routine
  34. Pique
    arose, provoke
  35. Platitude
    cliche
  36. Plebian
    common, crude
  37. Plenary
    full, complete
  38. Pleonastic
    redundant
  39. Precipitous
    headlong, impulsive
  40. Proclivity
    inclination
  41. Profligate
    spendthrift
  42. Prognosticate
    predict
  43. Propitious
    favorable
  44. Promulgate
    announce
  45. Pugnacious
    antagonistic
  46. Punctilious
    careful, by the rules

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