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20 terms

level f chapter 8

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acrimonious
stinging; bitter in temper
bovine
sluggish; like an ox
consternation
dismay; confusion
corpulent
fat; bulky
disavow
to deny responsibility or connection with
dispassionate
impartial; calm; free from emotion
dissension
disagree
dissipate
to cause to disappear; extravagant in pursuit of pleasure
expurgate
to cleanse; purify a text
gauntlet
an ordeal; protective glove
hypothetical
assumption or guess
ignoble
mean, low
impugn
to question; to attack as false
intemperate
lacking self-control
odium
hatred; contempt
perfidy
faithless; treachery
relegate
to place in a lower position; to banish
squeamish
easily shocked or upset; nausea
subservient
obedient
susceptible
lacking in resistence