49 terms

Academic Meet Vocabulary (section 3)

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abject
hopeless
affray
fight
allay
calm
anthem
song of a country
aperture
opening
arraign
bring before the court
aviary
building for birds
bairn
child
citadel
fortress
convex
curving outward
cower
draw back in fear
cudgel
short club
debunk
show to be false
deign
lower oneself
diffident
shy
divest
stripped
dromedary
a swift camel
emaciated
very thin
emit
send out
enmity
hatred
erroneous
incorrect
ewe
female sheep
extol
praise
farce
comical play or ridiculous action
ignoble
shameful
inert
inactive
intercede
plead for another
irascible
easily angered
juncture
joint
languid
lacking energy
morass
swamp
obliterate
wipe out
octogenarian
older person between 80 and 90
opus
creative work
ostentatious
showy
parapet
wall
pelf
money
plummet
fall straight
preen
clean or fuss with one's appearance
raucous
harsh
rue
be sorry
sagacious
wise
saturnine
gloomy
supine
lying face up
translucent
that lets light pass through
tremulous
trembling
vie
compete
wheedle
keep coaxing
yokel
simple country person