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CR Highschool Mrs. Swiss English Vocab 8

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Rabid
(adj) furious, violently intense, unreasonably extreme; mad, infected with rabies
Flippant
(adj) lacking in seriousness, disrespectful, saucy
Sparse
(adj) meager, scant; scattered
Pugnacious
(adj) quarrelsome, fond fighting
Liability
(n) a debt; something disadvantageous
Assurance
(n) a pledge; freedom from doubt, self-confidence
Immunity
(n) resistance to disease; freedom from some charge or obligation
Venture
(n) a risky or daring undertaking; (v) to expose to danger; to dare
Asylum
(n) an institution for care of children or elderly people; a place of safety
Realm
(n) a kingdom; a region or field of study
Dross
(n) refuse, waste products
Console
(v) to comfort; (n) the keyboard of an organ
Dwindle
(v) to lessen, diminish
Institute
(v) to establish, set up; (n) an organization for the promotion of learning
Preposterous
(adj) ridiculous, senseless
Sterling
(adj) genuine, excellent; of standard quality
Dilate
(v) to make or become larger or wider; to expand upon
Rejuvenate
(v) to make young again; to renew
Remunerate
(v) to reward, pay, reimburse
Warp
(v) to twist out of shape; (n) an abnormality

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