Unit 3 Vocabulary Words

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(v.) articulate

to pronounce distinctly; to express well in words; to connect by a joint or joints

(adj.) articulate

expressed clearly and forcefully; able to employ language clearly and forcefully; jointed

(v.) cavort

to romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry

(n.) credence

blief, mental acceptance

(v.) decry

to condemn, express strong disapproval; to officially depreciate

(v.) dissemble

to disguise or conceal, deliberately give a false impression

(adj.) distraught

very much agitated or upset as a result of emotion or mental conflict

(n.) eulogy

a formal statement of commendation; high praise

(v.) evince

to display clearly, to make evident, to provoke

(v.) exhume

to remove from a grave; to bring to light

(adj.) feckless

lacking in spirit and strength; ineffective, weak; irresponsible, unreliable

(adj.) murky

dark and gloomy, obscure; lacking in clarity and precision

(adj.) nefarious

wicked, depraved, devoid of moral standards

(adj.) piquant

stimulating to the tase or mind; spicy, pungent; appealingly provocative

(adj.) primordial

developed or created at the very beginning; going back to the most ancient times or earliest stage; fundamental, basic

(n.) propinquity

nearness in place or time; kinship

(adj.) unwonted

not usual or expected; not in character

(adj.) utopian

founded upon or involving a visionary view of an ideal world; impractical

(n.) verbiage

language that is too wordy or inflated in proportion to the sense of content, wordiness; a manner of expression

(adj.) verdant

green in tint or color; immature in experience or judgement

(adj.) viscous

having a gelatinous or gluey quality, lacking in easy movement or fluidity

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