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English Vocab Set 1

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loathsome
hateful; detestable
pestilential
likely to cause disease
copious
plentiful; abundant
improvident
shortsighted
avarice
greed for riches
pacify
calm; soothe
exquisite
very beautiful; delicate; carefully wrought
affliction
something causing pain or suffering
indication
signs; things that point out or signify
abundance
a great supply; more than enough
pilfer
steal
palisades
large, pointed stakes set in the ground to form a fence used for defense
conceits
strange or fanciful ideas
mollified
to soften in feeling or temper
peril
danger
loath
reluctant, unwilling
sundry
various; different
recompense
reward; repayment; something given or done in return for something else
manifold
in many ways
persevere
persist; be steadfast in purpose
omnipotent
all-powerful
ineffable
inexpressible
dolorous
sad; mournful