GACS lclab - English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 7

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GACS lclab - English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 7

claustrophobia

n. an abnormal fear of narrow, enclosed spaces

colleague

n. an associate or coworker of similar status

condescend

v. to lower oneself to a position one considers inferior

condescend

v. to behave in an offensively superior manner

condescending

adj. showing an offensively superior manner

contingent

adj. conditional; depending on something else

daunt

v. to discourage or intimidate

daunting

adj. so difficult or dangerous as to discourage or intimidate

deluge

n. a downpour of rain; a flood

deluge

n. a flood of anything

deluge

v. to flood or overwhelm

dispel

v. to clear away; to remove or get rid of, as if by scattering

dub

v. to give a title, nickname, or description to

fanfare

n. a sounding of trumpets or other brass instruments

fanfare

n. any showy display

fledgling

n. a young bird just learning to fly

fledgling

n. a young and inexperienced person

fledgling

adj. new and untested

inane

adj. empty; shallow or silly

mettle

n. courage to bear up under difficult circumstances; spirit

negligible

adj. small and unimportant, not worth noticing

protract

v. to draw out or lengthen (in time)

replica

n. a copy or reproduction, especially one on a smaller scale than the original

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