Things Fall Apart List 2

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superfluous

exceeding what is sufficient or required, excess

suppress

(v.) to stop by force, put down; subdue

ultimatum

a demand or threat that is final

elude

escape, either physically or mentally; be incomprehensible to

sediment

matter that settles to the bottom of a liquid

prosperity

good fortune and financial success; physical well-being

clamor

a loud outcry; a hubbub

impudent

disrespectful, characterized by improper bold behavior

beget

to give birth to; to create

inadvertent

unintentional; accidental

zeal

excessive fervor; great enthusiasm

wan

sickly pale

desecrate

to violate the sacredness of a thing or place

dispensation

a release from an obligation or promise

expedient

Convenient and practical, although possibly improper or immoral- to one's own selfish interests

desolate

lonely; forlorn; uninhabited; barren

luxuriant

abundant or lush in growth; elegant, lavish

feign

(v) to pretend; to fake

guttural

harsh; throaty, relating to or articulated in the throat

voluble

characterized by a ready flow of words; glib, fluent

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