Vocab #9

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Vocab #9
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2011-03-28 19:13:07
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English 102
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  1. Clandestine
    secret or concealed
  2. Carnivorous
    flesh-eating
  3. Vicarious
    taking the place of another
  4. Euphemism
    the substitution of a mild expression for one thought to be blunt
  5. Penury
    extreme poverty
  6. Badinage
    light playful banter, tease
  7. Affluence
    wealth, abundance of money
  8. Anodyne
    soothing to the mind, relieving pain
  9. Bromide
    trite statement
  10. Persiflage
    light, teasing banter
  11. Indigence
    poverty, need , want
  12. Eulogy
    high praise or commendation
  13. Evanence
    vanish, desapear gradually
  14. Opulent
    wealthy, rich or affluent
  15. Surreptitiousness
    obtained secretly
  16. Omnipresence
    present everywhere
  17. Voracity
    greediness
  18. Omnipotence
    infinite power
  19. Ephemeral
    short-lived
  20. Bovine
    cowlike

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