Pearl55Vocab

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adroit

skillful

acumen

sharpness of mind

detriment

(n.) harm or loss; injury, damage; a disadvantage; a cause of harm, injury, loss, or damage

affable

easy-going; friendly

bereave

v. To make desolate with loneliness and grief.

pretext

false reason or motive

furtive

sly or done in secret

sauntering

walk slowly

strife

conflict

insolent

marked by casual disrespect

renounced

gave up

fiscal

having to do with finances

summarize

to tell a story in short form and in your own words

analyze

to look at something carefully by attention to its parts

setting

arrangement of scenery and properties to represent the place where a play or movie is enacted

compare

examine and note the similarities or differences of

significance

importance

describe

to give an account or representation of in words

examine

question closely

illustrate

clarify by giving an example of

assess

to analyze and determine the nature, value, or importance of

justify

defend, explain, clear away, or make excuses for by reasoning

evaluate

Examine and judge carefully.

interpret

To explain the meaning of; make sense of

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