20 terms

Vocab Workshop Level D Unit 11

STUDY
PLAY
brevity
shortness
comport
to conduct
concise
expressing much in a few words
demure
sober
depreciation
a lessening in value
deteriorate
to lover in quality
divulge
to tell
enlightened
free from ignorance and false ideas
forestall
to prevent by acting first
garble
to distort in such a way as to make unintelligible
proponent
one who puts forward a proposal
quaver
to shake
recoil
to spring back, act of springing back
recoup
to make up for
reek
an unpleasant smell, to give off unpleasant smells
relentless
harsh
rivulet
a small stream
squander
to spend foolishly
staccato
detached in sound
statute
law