15 terms

Wordly wise 3000 book 9 lesson 11

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Amenity
1: A feature that contributes to physical comfort.
2: A feature that increases the attractiveness or value of a location
Averse
Having a feeling of opposition or distaste
Complacent
Self satisfied that one sees no need for change
Decompose
To decay or break down into basic elements
Defray
To supply the money
Emanate
To come out from a source
Envisage
To picture in ones mind
Facetious
Playfully or inappropriately humorous
Fallacy
False or mistaken idea
Furor
An uproar; a state of great anger or excitement
Idyll
An episode or experience that is calm and carefree
Paucity
Scarcity; smallness in number or amount
Porous
Full of tiny holes or spaces; easily penetrated by gas or liquid
Supersede
To replace; to cause to be set aside because of superiority
Tangible
1; Real; able to be touched
2; Possible to understand or realize.

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