40 terms

Danforth Semester 2 Groups 1-4 Vocabulary

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indomitable
unconquerable or unyielding
irrevocable
impossible to change
presage
to foreshadow, foretell, or predict
schism
a division or separation
sentient
having feeling or awareness
cajolery
persuasion by flattery
largesse
generosity
indigent
needy or poor
felicitations
congratulations
itinerant
nomadic or wandering
Intrinsic
a natural or fundamental part of
autonomous
independent or self-governing
anthology
a collection of works
savant
a genius or scholar
altercation
a disagreement or dispute
extraneous
unnecessary, unneeded, or superfluous
indue
to endow or invest with
martial
pertaining to the military
multifarious
varied or diverse
lassitude
a physical weariness or fatigue
amelioration
betterment or improvement
allocate
to apportion or allot
decry
to condemn
augment
to raise or increase
pragmatic
practical or workable
scintillating
sparkling or brilliant
salubrious
healthy or beneficial
candor
complete honesty
moot
having no consequences
fastidious
fussy, detailed, or picky
derelict
ruined or abandoned; negligent
calumny
slander
finesse
grace
myriad
countless or vast
scrupulous
precise or exact; moral or honest
salient
insightful or brilliant
canon
a law or principle
probity
integrity
austere
very plain
satiety
fullness