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English Vocab

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tonic
(n) a refreshing drink, something that invigorates, panacea
tortuous
(adj) winding, twisting, full of curves (road/plot/relationship)
tout
(v) to brag publicly, to praise highly
transfix
(v) to cause to stand motionless with awe or other intense emotion, hypnotize
travesty
(n) a parody, an imitation that makes cruel fun of something, fake
trite
(adj) unoriginal, overused, clinched, commonplace
trivial
(v/adj) unimportant, insignificant
tryst
(n) a secret meeting of lovers, negative (affair)
tumult
(n) noisy commotion, uproar
turpitude
(adj) shameful wickedness, evil, depravity, sinful
undermine
(v) to weaken the support of, to injure in a slow or sneaky way
unilateral
(adj) on one side alone
urbane
(adj) suave, sophisticated, polished
usurp
(v) to seize wrongfully
vapid
(adj) tasteless, dull, shallow