8.1 english vocab

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8.1 english vocab
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unit 8 part 1
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  1. acrimonious
    • adj
    • stinging, biting in temper or tone
  2. bovine
    • adj
    • resembling a cow or ox; sluggish, unresponsive
  3. consternation
    • noun
    • dismay, confusion
  4. corpulent
    • adj
    • fat; having a large, bulky body
  5. disavow
    • verb
    • to deny responsibility for or connection with
  6. dispassionate
    • adj
    • impartial; calm, free from emotion
  7. dissension
    • noun
    • disagreement, sharp difference of opinion
  8. dissipate
    • verb
    • to cause to disappear; to scatter, dispel; to spend follishly, squander
  9. expurgate
    • verb
    • to remove objectionable passages or words from a written text; cleanse, purify
  10. gauntlet
    • noun
    • armored or protective glove; a challenge; dare, trial, punishment

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