AP English 12 Vocabulary Week 7

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append

to add as a supplement, accessory, or appendix;
to sign a document with

dispense

to deal out or distribute;
to administer

expendable

consumed in use or not reusible;
up for sacrifice

expenditure

consumption; disbursement

impend

to be imminent or about to happen;
to threaten or menace;
to be suspended

pending

awaiting, in the period before conclusion;
remaining undecided

perpendicular

lines at right angles;
having a sharp pitch or slipe;
standing up/vertical

preponderance

superiority in weight, power, etc

recompense

to repay or reward as for service

suspension

witholding, temporary stoppage

eulogy

high praise or commendation

exalt

to praise/extol;
to raise in rank;
to stimulate

exhort

to urge, advise, or caution

expatriate

to banish from a country;
to withdraw from a country

granulous

full of grains

gist

the main or essential part of a matter

histrionic

pertaining to acting;
overly dramatic

laconic

using few words;
concise

peremptory

leaving no opportunity for denial or refusal

polemic

a controversial argument;
a controversialist

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