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Last Book in the Universe

Vocabulary words and definitions for Last Book in the Universe
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imply
to suggest indirectly
mull
to think very seriously about something
prejudice
"pre-judging" someone before you know the facts
compensate
to make up for; to counterbalance
innumerable
too many to count
refugees
a person who flees to a place of safety.
homage
to show respect in public
furtive
characterized by stealth; sneaky
acoustics
The way sound moves in a closed space.
barren
lacking vegetation; nothing grows
excursion
a short journey; an outing
initial
first
evade
escape or avoid, especially by cleverness or trickery.
impertinent
too forward or bold
vermin
rat or pest
viable
possibly successful
cunning
sneaky, sly, or devious
compelled
to drive or force one to take action; obligated
despise
feel contempt or a deep repugnance for; hatred; detest
contemptuous
the act of despising; showing lack of respect for something.
anarchy
Chaos; no police or government
urban
city
dystopia
an imagined place or state in which everything is unpleasant or bad.

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