Vega's Vocabulary Sushi - Set1

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lamentable

adj - emotionally upsetting or distressing; heartbreaking

dossier

n - a record containing detailed information about a person (for example: a resume or patient chart)

prim

adj - overly neat, precise, proper, formal

promulgate

v - to proclaim; to publicly or formally declare something

daft

adj - senseless, stupid, or foolish

surfeit

n - excess

extenuating

adj - excusable; serving as a reasonable excuse

homily

n - This term literally means "sermon," but more informally, it can include any serious talk, speech, or lecture involving moral or spiritual advice.

adroit

adj - skillful (or showing skill) in adapting means to ends

odious

adj - unlikeable, detestable, disgusting; deserving of hate

incarcerate

v - to lock up or confine, in or as in a jail

meritorious

adj - deserving reward or praise

shirk

v - to avoid or neglect a duty or responsibility

expunge

v - to erase, obliterate, destroy

mime

v - to perform using gestures and body movements without words; to imitate; n - a person who imitates via gestures

aboriginal

adj - native to an area; existing from the beginning

rancid

adj - having a nasty smell or taste, rotting

adhere

v - to stick to firmly; to follow through or carry out a plan without deviation

apologist

n - a person who makes an argument in support of someone or something

infest

v - to overrun in a way that causes harm or annoyance (as in an insect infestation)

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