English all vocab for semester exam

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Acute
Serious; Severe; abnormally large
Durable
Long lasting; tough; strong
Eavesdrop
Secretly listening into other's conversations.
Ethical
The right thing to do.
fjord
a long, narrow, deep inlet of the sea between high cliffs, as in Norway and Iceland, typically formed by submergence of a glaciated valley.
gaudy
Ugly: Obnoxious
nominal
Their name; Little amount
Nurtured
Took Care
pommel
Nit Picking about stupid things
Quibbles
Small Verbal Fights
Rampart
Ledge, wall, protective wall
Respite
A break
Rite
customary thing that is done a lot.
Seismic
relation to earthquakes or vibrations
Terrestrial
Land
bizarre
Out of the ordinary, Strange
bungled
Clumsily messing up something
deduce
Reasoning
dynamic
Captivating. Energetic; Always Changing.
irrelivant
Off topic. Random. Unimportant.
obstinate
stubborn: Head strong
scrutinize
Examining in great detail
stunted
Really slows down. Delayed
stunt
Dangerous or unusual
superficial
Mild. Shallow wound; Unimportant. Trivial
loiter
Linger with no purpose
ultimate
Final Decision. Last; The best. Highest ranked
vapid
Blant/ no flavor
viable
do-able/ Capable of succeeding
wan
Pale/ Colorless
Waned
decrease
adjacent
close to, near, next to
candor
honesty, sincerity
compassion
Sympathy, sorry
democratic
Dealing with, in relation to a form of government
dispersed
to scatter
doleful
Sorrowful, causing grief
duress
A threat of harm, which forces someone to do something against their will
irks
extremely annoys or irritates.
ratify
officially approve
sobriety
Seriousness
stagnate
Not moving; motionless
subordinate
Lower than in rank; less than
talons
sharp things that birds of prey have
tautly
To tie it with no slack
wallow
To roll around in
badger
Almost harassing
benevolent
Kind hearted. Doing good.
elapsed
Time passing by
fitful
Starts and stops
genres
A category or a type
haven
Safe place
immaterial
unimportant under the circumstances; irrelevant Word
innate
inborn
kindled
light or set on fire; to ignite
lIstless
lacking energy or enthusiasm
meager
lacking in quantity or quality
octogenarian
a person who is from 80 to 89 years old
Permeated
spread throughout
tether
a rope or chain with which something is tied to restrict its movement;
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