vocab April16

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arduous

difficult to accomplish

affable

diffusing warmth and friendliness

sycophants

A servile self-seeker who attempts to win favor by flattering influential people.

grimace

a contorted facial expression

grandiloquent

puffed up with vanity

gadflies

a person who persistently annoys or provokes others with criticism, schemes, ideas, demands, requests, etc.

humility

freedom from pride; humbleness; lowliness; modesty

harange

to deliver a pompuos speech or tirade

dolorous

exhibiting sorrow or pain

avid

marked by active interest and enthusiasm

gargantuan

of huge or extraordinary size and power

explicit

precisely and clearly expressed or readily observable

epistles

letters,... epistles are letters written to the universal church. they are in the new testament

agrarian

relating to rural matters,... pertaining to farmers and agriculture

formidable

extremely impressive in strength or excellence,

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