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17 terms

WW lesson 1 Book 10

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Asperity
N. 1. Sharpness or harshness of manner

2. Roughness of surface; uneveness
Bane
N. A person or thing that destroys or causes harm
Baneful
Adj. Causing destruction or ruin
Buffoon
N. A person who often makes attempts to be funny; a clown; a fool
Doleful
Adj. Mournful or full of sorrow; causing grief
Extrovert
N. A person who's attention is focused on other's and what is going on around him or her, rather than on his or her feelings
Extroverted
Adj. characterized by a focus on others or on what is going on around him or he
Garish
Adj. Excessively bright and flashy; tastelessly glaring
Hierarchy
N. A group or system in which positions of power are ranked, usually from lowest to highest
Imbue
V. To fill completely with a feeling or idea; to inspire
Instigate
V. To stir up or urge on; to provoke
Penchant
N. A strong attraction or learning
Rambunctious
Adj. Behaving in a wild and unruly behavior
Repertoire
N. The list of pieces an actor, musician, etc., is ready to perform; the skills or accomplishments of a person or group
Rudiment
N. 1. A basic principle or skill

2. An undeveloped or beginning stage
Undermine
V.1. To weaken or ruin by degrees

2. To attack by indirect , secret, or underhanded meanings
Unremitting
Adj. Not stopping or slowing down; constant