SR UNIT 1 VOCABULARY

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SR UNIT 1 VOCABULARY
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SENIOR YEAR UNIT 1 VOCABULARY
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  1. DEFINE: Acquisitive
    Able to get and retain ideas or information; concerned with acquiring wealth or property
  2. DEFINE: Arrogate
    To claim or take without right
  3. DEFINE: Banal
    Hackneyed, trite, commonplace.
  4. DEFINE: Belabor
    To work on excessively; to thrash soundly.
  5. DEFINE: Carping
    Tending to find fault, especially in a petty, nasty, or hairsplitting way; (N) Petty, nagging criticism
  6. DEFINE: Coherent
    Holding or sticking together; making a logical whole; comprehensible, meaningful
  7. DEFINE: Congeal
    To change from liquid to solid, thicken; to make inflexible or rigid
  8. DEFINE: Emulate
    To imitate with the intent of equaling or surpassing the model
  9. DEFINE: Encomium
    A formal expression of praise, a lavish tribute
  10. DEFINE: Eschew
    To avoid, shun, keep away from
  11. DEFINE: Germane
    Relevant, appropriate, apropos, fitting
  12. DEFINE: Insatiable
    So great or demanding as not to be satisfied
  13. DEFINE: Intransigent
    Refusing to compromise, irreconcilable
  14. DEFINE: Invidious
    Offensive, hateful; tending to cause bitterness and resentment
  15. DEFINE: Largesse
    Generosity in giving; lavish or bountiful contributions
  16. DEFINE: Reconnnaissance
    A survey made for military purposes; any kind of preliminary inspection or examination
  17. DEFINE: Substantiate
    To establish by evidence, prove; to give concrete or substantial form to
  18. DEFINE: Taciturn
    Habitually silent or quiet, inclined to talk very little
  19. DEFINE: Temporize
    To stall or act evasively in order to gain time, avoid confrontation, or postpone a decision; to compromise
  20. DEFINE: Tenable
    Capable of being held or defended
  21. FO ACQUISITIVE
    ADJ
  22. FO ARROGATE
    V
  23. FO BANAL
    ADJ
  24. FO BELABOR
    V
  25. FO CARPING
    ADJ
  26. FO COHERENT
    ADJ
  27. FO CONGEAL
    V
  28. FO EMULATE
    V
  29. FO ENCOMIUM
    N
  30. FO ESCHEW
    V
  31. FO GERMANE
    ADJ
  32. FO INSATIABLE
    ADJ
  33. FO INTRANSIGENT
    ADJ
  34. FO INVIDIOUS
    ADJ
  35. FO LARGESSE
    N
  36. FO RECONNAISSANCE
    N
  37. FO SUBSTANTIATE
    V
  38. FO TACITURN
    ADJ
  39. FO TEMPORIZE
    V
  40. FO TENABLE
    ADJ

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