Final Vocab

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Final Vocab
2011-06-06 18:19:48
english final

vocab for english final
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  1. condolence
    an expression of sympathy
  2. revel
    to take great pleasure in, a wild celebration
  3. obsolete
    out-of-date, no longer in use
  4. suave
    smoothly agreeable or polite; pleasing to the senses
  5. allocate
    to set apart or designate for a special purpose; to distribute
  6. gnarled
    knotted, twisted, lumpy
  7. copious
    abundant; plentiful; wordy; verbose
  8. limpid
    clear, transparent; readily understood
  9. contentious
    quarrelsome, inclined to argue
  10. acquiese
    to accept without protest; to agree or submit
  11. allure
    to entice, tempt; to be attractive to; a strong attraction
  12. lamentable
    to be regretted or pitied
  13. endemic
    native or confined to a particular region or people
  14. placid
    calm, peaceful
  15. plagiarism
    passing off or using as one's own the writing of another person
  16. sophomoric
    immature and overconfident; conceited
  17. clandestine
    secret, concealed; underhanded
  18. recalcitrant
    stubbornly disobedient, resesting authority
  19. fathom
    to understand, get to the bottom of; a measure of depth of water
  20. covet
    to desire something belonging to another