Vocabulary Lesson 8

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15 terms

abate

to lessen in violence or intensity

decorum

conformity to accepted standards of conduct; proper behavior

abhor

to detest; to hate strongly

dole

to distribute; to give out sparingly

gamut

the whole range or extent

extrovert

one who is outgoing; one who is energized rather than drained by interactions with others

droll

amusing in an odd or whimsical way

duplicity

intentional deceit in speech or conduct

effigy

a crude dummy or image representing a hated person or group

austere

stern; severe; plain

frag, fract

"break"

chrono

"time"

ment

"the result of" or "product of the action"

logical

"ordered by"

re

"back, again"

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