Young WW book 10-6

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ameliorate

v. To make better; to become beetter; to imporve

Baleful

adj. Expressing hatred or evil; harmful, ominous

Berate

v. To criticize vigorously; to scold vehemently

circumvent

v. to avoic through craftiness

compunction

n. a feeling of uneasiness or anxiety caused by guilt

condone

v. to overlook or accept without punishment; to pardon or excuse

diminutive

adj. very small; tiny

euphemism

n. a polite term used to avoid directly naming something considered offensive or unpleasant

expendable

adj. able to be used up and discarded or replaced

heresy

n. the expression of shocking or unacceptbale views

infirmity

n. physical or mental weakness or defect

profane

v. to treat with scorn or irreverence

profane

adj. disrespectful of sacred things

infirmity

adj. weak or feeble

recompense

v. to pay or compensate

recompense

n. payment; compensation

repast

n. food and drink; a meal

servitude

n. a lack of freedom; forced labor

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