Unit 14 Vocab
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Unit 14 Vocab
unit 14 vocab words
Unit 14 vocab words with memory clues
n. good morality
: She had good virtues, making her level headed and open-minded.
adj. masculine, manly
: Despite his virile appearance, he is surprisingly very feminine.
n. someone gifted in a particular area
: The fine arts virtuoso had many paintings featured in the gallery.
n. A leader who appeals to people to gain power.
: She claimed the government as a demagogue, for she appealed to many different groups to vote for her until she got elected.
adj. having certain characteristics in common
: The demographic group of functionally literate people is startling small.
adj. Having an effect on a large area.
: The new fashion pandemic was ridiculously gaudy.
adj. worldly or sophisticated
: In the bland and normal town, he felt like the only cosmopolitan person in the world.
v. To give political character to something
: The shootings were politicized by the pro-guns opposition.
adj. not political, having no interest in politics
: I am not interested in government because I am an apolitical person.
: His civilty was a breath of fresh air in the sea of rudeness.
adj. Having to do with the business of government or the city.
: The town hall was the town' s only civic building.
v. To refine or to make more cultured
: Jane attempted to civilize Tarzan.