Britsh Vocab # 5

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Philanthropic

charitable and generous, generosity, sanitation and is money orientated, monetary charitableness

reciprocate

to give and receive,

defunct

no longer functioning,

eradicate

to remove or destroy completely, to put to an end, to destroy it by taking it out form the source

quell

to put down with force, to suppress with force

raze

to demolish, to tear down to the ground,to flatten

squelch

to crush as if by trampling,

supplant

to superseded or replace, usurp you move in usually by force and you take over

stymie

to hinder the progress, thwart

abase

to lower in rank or prestige or esteem,reputation or public esteem, to publicly impact their reputation

deride

to mock or scorn, contemptuously

derogatory

intending to insult, you, provoke you, the whole purpose is to insult,

disparage

to belittle someone,a little below derogatory

effrontery

brave boldness,

ignominy

personal dishonor, humiliation, disgraceful conduct

impugn

to attack something as false

mar

to ruin or soil, to damage something significantly

pejorative ( Adj)

to be scornful, belittling insulting, ( racist comment) think of something trying to provoke you

Vex

to anger, to agitate

Vindictive

bent on vengeance

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