Vocabulary 2

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vocab

etherized

anesthetized or sedated (with ether)

tedious

boring ; time consuming and mundane

insidious

harmful in a gradual or subtle (sneaky) way

digress

to go off topic ; to ramble

malinger

to feign (fake) illness to get out of work

formulated

reduced to or expressed as numbers or data ; planned

deferential

giving into someone else's opinions or values

politic

diplomatic ; tactiful

meticulous

marked by close attention to detail

obtuse

slow in intellect

resignation

acceptance of something undesirable but inevitable

sodden

saturated with water

lacerate

to tear or cut deeply

desecrate

treat something sacred with disrespect

mien

a person's look or manner ; facial expression

saunter

walk in a slow, relaxed manner

disconsolate

miserable, dejected

broach

raise (a topic) for discussion

temerity

excessive confidence and boldness

eulogy

speech in praise of a deceased person

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