Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Level F, Unit 8

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dissipate

verb; to cause to disappear; to scatter, dispel;

disavow

verb; to deny responsibility for or connection with

expurgate

verb; to remove objectionable passages or words from a written text;

dispassionate

adj; impartial; free from emotion

consternation

noun; dismay, confusion

dissension

noun; disagreement, sharp difference of opinion

bovine

adj; resembling a cow or ox; sluggish, unresponsive

acrimonious

adj; stinging, bitter in temper or tone

corpulent

adj; fat; having a large, bulky body

subservient

adj; subordinate in capacity or role; serving to promote some end; submissively obedient

perfidy

noun; faithlessness, treachery

hypothetical

adj; based on an assumption or guess; used as a tentative idea to direct an investigate

impugn

verb; to call into question, to attack as false

odium

noun; hatred, contempt;

intemperate

adj; immoderate; lacking in self-control

ignoble

adj; mean, low, base

squeamish

adj; inclined to nausea; easily shocked or upset;

susceptible

adj; open to; easily influenced; lacking in resistance

gauntlet

noun; an armored or protective glove; a challange to combat

relegate

verb; to place in a lower position; to banish;

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