25 terms

Mr. Collins Blue Team 1

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chaff
to rub and make raw and irritated
retract
to take back
feckless
lazy
voracity
greedy, a person who eats much
shroud
to cover or conceal
virulent
poisonous; easily spread to others
candor
honesty
retaliate
to get even
bilious
bad tempered, crusty
curmudgeon
old man who is very mean
parry
to dodge and fight; argue
credulous
believing too easily; gullible
malice
great hatred for someone
eradicate
wipe out
slipshod
done with little care
dross
scum, yucky stuff
expunge
to wipe clean; eliminate forever
covert
done in secret
pith
the most important point in a discussion
divulge
share hidden or secret information
potent
very strong and powerful
crux
the central point in a discussion
rescind
to take back that which is given
improbable
not likely to occur
vengeance
getting even; an eye for an eye