unit 7

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unit 7
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2011-04-28 13:58:49
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sadlier oxford unit 7
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  1. the highest point
    acme
  2. a quality or characteristic belonging to or associated with someone or something
    attribute:)
  3. to make something appear smaller than it is
    belittle
  4. to transport;to transmit;a system of such beliefs or principles
    convey
  5. a belief,principles,or teaching;a system of beliefs or principles;a formulation of such beliefs or principles
    doctrine
  6. to remove by cutting
    excise
  7. foreign;charmingly unfamiliar or strikingly unusual
    exotic
  8. thin,pale,and careworn as a result of worry or suffering;wild-looking
    haggard
  9. lively,easy,and carefree in manner; smart or trim in apperance
    jaunty
  10. a joining together; the point at which two things are joined; any important point in time
    juncture
  11. lowly, humble, lacking importance or dignity;(n) a person who does the humble and unpleasant tasks
    menial
  12. to ward off, fend off, deflect, evade, avoid
    parry
  13. preying on, plundering, or piratical
    predatory
  14. to destroy, lay waste, ravenous, rapacious
    ravage
  15. a way of holding the body; an attitude or position on an issue
    stance
  16. showy and flashy but lacking in good taste
    tawdry
  17. a person who switches to an opposing side or paty
    turncoat
  18. not putting on airs, unpretentious; modest
    unassuming
  19. to roll about in a lazy, clumsy, or helpless way; to overindulge in
    wallow
  20. to move to and fro, become unsteady; to show lack of firmness or decision
    wavor

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