Damaso Sophomore Vocab 1-35

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Portend

To warn of

Panacea

A supposed cure-all

Harbinger

A forewarning; to foreworn

Iconoclast

One who attacks established traditions

Ineffable

Incapable of being expressed in words

Aura

A surrounding quality or atmosphere

Venerable

Worthy of respect

Plebeian

Of the common people; a common person

Feasible

Acheivable

Ostentatious

Showy

Lithe

Flexible (Physical)

Prognosticate

To predict

Mitigate

To lesson pain or severity

Alacrity

Eager and cheerful readiness

Affluence

Wealth

Impeccable

Perfect, without flaws

Filch

To steal

Adage

A wise saying

Morose

Gloomy or dejected

Affront

A challenging insult

Hirsute

Hairy

Indigent

Needy, poor

Itinerant

Moving often

Prerogative

An exclusive right or priveledge

Urbane

Refined, witty, polite

Indolent

Lazy

Feint

A false or deceptive movement

Anachronism

Something out of place in time

Heinous

Utterly bad or wicked

Relic

Object kept for its age or historic interest

Stoic

(a person who is) indifferent to pleasure and pain

Expatriate

(Someone who goes to/being in) a foreign country to live and work

Novella

A short novel

Paltry

Having an insignificant amount

Myriad

Many

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