1-9 Vocab Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary workshop level F

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approbation

praise/approval

assuage

alleviate, relieve

coalition

league, union, alliance, combine

decadence

corruption, decay

elicit

extract

expostulate

protest

hackneyed

corny

hiatus

pause

innuendo

insinuation, suggestion

intercede

intervene

jaded

wearied

lurid

gruesome,ghastly

meritorious

praiseworthy

petulant

irritable, testy

prerogative

privilege, perk

provincial

narrow-minded, insular

simulate

feign, pretend

transcend

exceed

umbrage

irritation

unctuous

smug, greasy

ameliorate

amend

aplomb

poise

bombastic

highfalutin

callow

inexperienced, immature

drivel

hogwash

epitome

summary

exhort

urge strongly

ex officio

holding a certain office

infringe

trespass

ingratiate

curry favor with, such up

interloper

trespasser

intrinsic

immanent, organic

inveigh

violent attack in words

lassitude

fatigue

millennium

1000 years

occult

supernatural

permeate

spread through

precipitate

reckless, provoke, produce

stringent

stern

surmise

infer

abominate

loathe

acculturation

adaption

adventitious

accidental

ascribe

credit, attribute

circuitous

indirect, winding

commiserate

empathize

enjoin

order

expedite

make easier, accelerate

expiate

reedem

ferment

turmoil

inadvertent

accidental

nominal

not real or important

noncommittal

indecisive, uninformative

peculate

defraud, steal something

proclivity

natural bent,

sangfroid

aplomb, poise

seditious

rebellious

tenuous

flimsy

vitriolic

bitter, sarcastic

wheedle

sweet-talk, cajole

affable

pleasant

aggrandize

amplify, enhance

amorphous

shapeless

aura

atmosphere

contraband

illegal, illicit

erudite

educated

gossamer

delicate, airy

infer

presume

inscrutable

incomprehensible

insular

provincial, narrow-minded

irrevocable

irreversible

propensity

natural bent, proclivity

querulous

cranky, irritable

remonstrate

reason

repudiate

reject

resilient

elastic

reverberate

echo

scurrilous

vulgar, abusive

sedulous

persistent, tireless

sleazy

inferior

amnesty

pardon

automony

home rule

axiomatic

taken for granted

blazon

broadcast

caveat

word to the wise

equitable

fair, reasonable

extricate

extract

filch

steal

flout

mock

fractious

peevish

precept

rule, principle

salutary

beneficial, helpful

scathing

harsh, searing

scourge

flog, beat

sepulchral

mortuary, gloomy

soporific

lethargic

straitlaced

stuffy, strict

transient

evanescent, short

unwiedly

cumbersome, bulky

vapid

dull, lifeless

anomalous

abnormal

aspersion

innuendo

bizzare

atypical

brusque

blunt, rough

cajole

wheedle

castigte

punish, chastise

contrive

concoct

demagogue

horrible leader

disabuse

set right, enlighten

ennui

boredom

fetter

restraint, bind

heinous

evil

immutable

unchangeable

insurgent

revolutionary, rebellious

megalomania

a delusion

sinecure

easy job

surreptitious

stealthy

transgress

trespass, overstep

transmute

transform

vicarious

substitute

austere

forbidding, stern

beneficent

charitable

cadaverous

corpse-like, gaunt

concoct

create

crass

crude

debase

cheapen

desecrate

defile

disconcert

confuse, rattle

grandiose

highfalutin, majestic

inconsequential

trivial

infraction

violation

mitigate

alleviate, relieve

pillage

loot, booty

prate

chatter

punctillious

exact, precise

redoubtable

fearsome, awesome

reprove

scold

restitution

restoring something

stalwart

sturdy

vulnerable

defenseless

acrimonious

bitter, hostile

bovine

slow, stupid

consternation

shock

corpulent

heavy, overweight

disavow

deny, disown

dispassionate

unbiased, impartial

dissension

disagreement, strife

dissipate

disperse

expurgate

remove, purge

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