World Lit Unit 27

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  1. affluence
    (n): wealth; richess
  2. (n): wealth; richess
    affluence
  3. amoral
    (adj): lacking a sense of right and wrong
  4. (adj): lacking a sense of right and wrong
    amoral
  5. antipathy
    (n): an intense dislike
  6. (n): an intense dislike
    antipathy
  7. banal
    (adj): common; ordinary
  8. (adj): common; ordinary
    banal
  9. bedlam
    (n): a noisy uproar; a scene of wild confusion
  10. (n): a noisy uproar; a scene of wild confusion
    bedlam
  11. denouement
    (n): an outcome; result
  12. (n): an outcome; result
    denouement
  13. elucidate
    (v): to make clear
  14. (v): to make clear
    elucidate
  15. eschew
    (v): to keep away from; to avoid; to shun
  16. (v): to keep away from; to avoid; to shun
    eschew
  17. imminent
    (adj): likely to happen; threatening
  18. (adj): likely to happen; threatening
    imminent
  19. obdurate
    (adj): stubborn; hardhearted
  20. (adj): stubborn; hardhearted
    obdurate
  21. onerous
    (adj): burdensome; heavy; hard to endure
  22. (adj): burdensome; heavy; hard to endure
    onerous
  23. parody
    (n): a work which imitates another in ridiculous manner
  24. (n): a work which imitates another in ridiculous manner
    parody
  25. peruse
    (v): to read carefully; scrutinize
  26. (v): to read carefully; scrutinize
    peruse
  27. scurrilous
    (adj): coarsely abusive; vulgar
  28. (adj): coarsely abusive; vulgar
    scurrilous
  29. sedulous
    (adj): hard working; diligent
  30. (adj): hard working; diligent
    sedulous
  31. the root pel
    means "to push" or "to drive"
  32. means "to push" or "to drive"
    the root pel
  33. the prefix con
    means "with" or "together"
  34. means "with" or "together"
    the prefix con
  35. the suffix ator
    means "one who does"
  36. means "one who does"
    the suffix ator

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