Pence's # 9 Vocabulary Words - Worldy Wise 3000 Book 9 Lesson 1- Mrs. Clarner's Class- February 17, 2009

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Bewail

To express deep regret or sorrow over something

Destitute

Without resources or posseessions, especially the necessities of life

Detract

To take away, especially from the value, beauty, or imporatnce of

Emancipate

To set free from slavery; to liberate

Extol

To praise highly

Flamboyant

Excessively showy; unrestrained

Impetus

A driving force; anything that causes an action

Insuperable

Incapable of being overcome or defeated

Intermittent

Not continous; happening at intervals

Maxim

A general truth or rule of conduct; a short saying

Obligatory

Reguired or demanded

Plumb

To measure the depth of water

Vagabond

A person who wanders from place to place

Visage

A face especially one that expresses feeling

Wheedle

To coax by using sly persuasion or insincere praise

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