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20 terms

Mr Gatling's Vocab List 3

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adversary
someone who offers opposition
alienate
to turn away; to make indifferent or hostile
altruistic
unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others
artifice
a skillful or ingenious device; a clever trick; a clever skill; trickery
assent
agreement
benefactor
one who does good to others
chivalrous
marked by honor, courtesy, and courage; knightly
clemency
mercy
dearth
a lack, scarcity, inadequate supply; a famine
diffident
lacking self-confidence
discrepancy
a difference; a lack of agreement
embark
set out on
facile
easily
coerce
to cause to do through pressure or necessity, by physical, moral or intellectual means
craven
cowardly
culinary
having to do with the kitchen or cooking
tacit
unspoken, silent
demise
the time when something ends
exhilarate
to enliven, cheer, give spirit or liveliness to
fallow
inactive; unproductive