19 terms

WW8 Lesson 5

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Audacious
Willing to take risks; daring; Showing disrespect or a lack of courtesy.
Audacity
Willingness to take risks by showing excessive boldness.
Confiscate
To seize, by force if necessary; to take possession of.
Conscientious
Thorough; careful; Honest; principled.
Depict
To give a picture of; to describe.
Embark
To go on board a ship or airplane at the start of a voyage; To start out; to begin.
Inkling
A slight suspicion; a vague idea.
Lackadasial
Showing little spirit or enthusiasm.
Munity
Deliberate refusal to obey orders given by those in command, especially by sailors; To rebel openly against a commander.
Pilfer
To steal repeatedly small amounts or things that are of little value.
Profusion
A plentiful supply; a great or generous amount.
Profuse
Given or occurring in generous amounts; abundant.
Prudent
Very careful; showing judgment and wisdom.
Prudence
The avoidance of risk; carefulness in what one says or does.
Rankle
To cause continuing anger or irritation.
Rebuke
To criticize strongly; to reprimand; A sharp criticism.
Serene
Calm and untroubled; peaceful.
Serenity
A calm and untroubled state.
Slovenly
Untidy; carelessly done.