AP Vocab Terms 91 - 120

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AP Vocab Terms 91 - 120
2010-11-16 17:36:22
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AP LAC terms
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  1. animus
    strong dislike or enmity; hostile attitude; animosity; purpose; intention, animating spirit
  2. corpulent
    large or bulky of body; portly; stout; fat
  3. corpus
    the body of a person or animal, esp. when dead
  4. corpuscle
    a minute or elementary particle of matter
  5. equanimity
    mental or emotional stability or composure, esp. under tension or strain; calmness; equilibrium
  6. inanimate
    lifeless, spiritless; sluggish; dull
  7. incorporate
    to take in or include as a part or parts; unite or combine so as to form one body
  8. incorporeal
    not material; insubstantial
  9. magnanimous
    generous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from petty resentfulness or vindictiveness
  10. pusillanimous
    lacking courage or resolution; cowardly; faint-hearted; timid
  11. abscond
    to depart in a sudden and secret manner, esp. to avoid capture and legal prosecution
  12. bilk
    to defraud; cheat; a cheat; swindler
  13. clemency
    disposition to show forbearance, compassion, or forgiveness in judging or punishing; leniency; mercy
  14. contrite
    caused by or showing sincere remorse
  15. impute
    to attribute or ascribe; to charge (a person) with fault
  16. iniquity
    gross injustice or wickedness
  17. redress
    the setting right of what is wrong; relief from wrong or injury
  18. reprehensible
    deserving of reproof, rebuke, or censure; blameworthy
  19. restitution
    reparation made by giving an equivalent or compensation for loss, damage, or injury caused; indemnification
  20. vindicate
    to clear, as from an accusation, imputation, suspicion, or the like; to uphold or justify by argument or evidence
  21. atrophy
    degeneration, decline, or decrease, as from disuse
  22. debilitate
    to make weak or feeble; enfeeble
  23. livid
    having a discolored, bluish appearance caused by a bruise; enraged; furiously angry
  24. moribund
    in a dying state; near death
  25. noxious
    harmful or injurious to health or physical well-being
  26. pestilent
    producing or tending to produce infectious or contagious, often epidemic, disease; destructive to life; deadly; poisonous
  27. prostrate
    to cast (oneself) face down on the ground in humility, submission, or adoration
  28. salubrious
    favorable to or promoting health; healthful
  29. scourge
    a whip or lash, esp. for the infliction of punishment or torture; a person or thing that applies or administers punishment or severe criticism; to punish, chastise, or criticize severely
  30. unscathed
    unharmed; uninjured