Vocab Unit 4
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Vocab Unit 4
adj courteous and pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to
v. to increase in greatness, power, or wealth; to build up or insensify; to make appear greater
adj. shapeless with out definite form; of no particular type of character, with out unity.
n. that which surrouds (as an atmosphere); as a distinctive air or personality quality.
n illegal traffic, smuggled goods, adj. illegal, prohibited
adj. scholarly, learned bookish, pedantic
adj. thin light delicate, insubstantial n. very thin light clean cloth
v. to find out by reasoning; to arrive at a conclusionon the basis of thought
adj. incapable of being understood; impossible to see through physically.
ex. i was unable to tell by her inscrutable smile...
adj. relating to, characteristic of, situated on an island; narrow or isolated in outlook or experience.
you seem so sophisticated to hold such
adj. incapable of being changed or called back.
n. a natural inclination or prediction toward
Elena showed a strong propensity for doing her vocab works late at night.
adj, peevish, complaining, fretful
v. to argue or plead with someone against something; protest against, object to.
v. to disown, reject, or deny the validity of
adj. able to return to an original shape or form; able to recover quickly
v. to re-echo, resound; to reflect or be reflected repeatedly.
adj. coarsly abusive, vulgar low (in language), foul-mouthed
adj. persistent, showing industry and determination
adj. thin or flimsy in texture, cheap; shoddy or inferior in quality or character