Vocabulary Energizers Chapter 4

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odyssey

long, adventurous journey; peregrination

protean

readily changing form or character; capitulate

fiasco

complete or ridiculous failure; debacle

idiosyncrasy

personal peculiarity; eccentricity

quintessence

most essential part or quality; perfect example; paragon

rankle

cause bitterness, hatred, resentment, exasperate

decimate

destroy or kill a large part of; ravage

narcissism

extreme self-love or self-admiration; egoism

incumbent

(noun) holder of an office or position; (adjective) holding an office or position; resting as a duty or obligation; required; obligatory

succumb

give in, give up, yield; die; capitulate

malady

disease, disorder

malice

ill will, desire to harm others

malinger

pretend illness or injury to avoid work, chores, duty

malefactor

evildoer, criminal

malpractice

failure of professional duty or professional misconduct

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