Unit 5 Vocab

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anecdote

n. - a short account of an incident in someone's life

consolidate

v. - to combine, unite; to make solid or firm

counterfeit

n. - an imitation designed to deceive
adj. - not genuine, fake
v. - to make an illegal copy

docile

adj. - easi;y taight, led or managed; obedient

entreat

v. - to beg, implore, ask earnestly

fallible

adj. - capable of being wrong, mistaken, or inaccurate

fickle

adj. - liable to change very rapidly, erratic; marked by a lack of constancy or steadiness, inconsistent

fugitive

n. - one who flees or runs away
adj. - fleeting, lasting a very short time; wandering; difficult to grasp

grimy

adj. - very dirty, covered with dirt or soot

iota

n. - a very small part or quantity

maul

v. - to beat or knock about, handle roughly; to mangle
n. - a heavy hammer

potential

adj. - possible, able to happen
n. - something that can develop or become a reality

radiant

adj. - shining, bright; giving forth light or energy

rural

adj. - relating to farm areas and life in the country

substantial

adj. - large, important; major, significant; prosperous; not imaginary, material

tactful

adj. - skilled in handling difficult situations or people, polite

tamper

v. - to interfere with; to meddle rashly or foolishly with; to handle in a secret and improper way

ultimate

adj. - last, final; most important or extreme; eventual; basic, fundamental

dominate

v. - to rule over by strength or power, control; to tower over, command due to height

uncertainty

n. - doubt, the state of being unsure

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