T3 English Vocab 1

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acumen

ability to make good judgments

arrears

an unpaid overdue debt

caricature

a representation of a person that is exaggerated for comic effect

clemency

leniency and compassion; mercy

divest

to reduce or dispose of

epoch

a period or era

feckless

generally incompetent and ineffectual

harbor

to mainain

implacable

incapable of being appeased

inexorable

impervious to pleas and persuasion

luminary

who celebrity who is an inspiration to others

mercenary

use of soldiers hired by a foreign army; profit oriented

opt

to select as an alternative

postumous

occuring or coming into existence after a person's death

qualm

uneasiness about the fitness of an action

requiem

a mass celebrated for the dead

sallow

unhealthy looking

spectral

resembling a phantom

tactual

producing a sensation of touch

verity

an enduring or necessary ethical or religious or aesthetic truth

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