WordMasters Words 6th Set II

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inveigle

to tempt or persuade by using deception or flattery

gullible

easily fooled, tricked, or cheated

crony

(n.) a very close friend, pal, chum, buddy

wasteland

land that is desolate, barren, ravaged

furbelow

n. a frill, ruffle, or decoration on a person's clothing

luxuriant

produced or growing in extreme abundance, marked by complexity and richness of detail

doughty

steadfastly courageous and resolute; valiant.

entourage

a group of people who travel with a famous person

crest

the top line of a hill, mountain, or wave
something on an animal's head

ostracize

to banish; to shut out from a group or society by common consent

convivial

fond of eating and drinking with friends; sociable

repel

to drive or force back; to drive off

hermit

a person who lives alone, often far from a community

sinister

(adj.) appearing evil or dangerous; threatening evil or harm

benign

not causing harm, of gentle disposition, beneficial

cavalcade

procession of riders or horse-drawn carriages; parade; CF. cavalry

enhance

to increase the value or beauty of something

unflinching

not changing or becoming weaker even in a difficult or dangerous situation

ploy

a tactic intended to frustrate, embarrass, or gain an advantage over an opponent

infect

contaminate with a disease or microorganism

stark

harsh, grim, or desolate; extremely simple or severe

retinue

n. The body of persons who attend a person of importance in travel or public appearance.

resolve

reach a conclusion after a discussion or deliberation, to decide or determine firmly

disfigure

v. To impair or injure the beauty, symmetry, or appearance of.

affect

have an effect upon; have an emotional or physical impact on

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