8 terms

8th Grade 1/2 Vocabulary Lesson 17

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accord
a feeling of agreement or harmony; a formal agreement
affirm
to declare positively
bequeath/ bequest
to pass on to othersother in one's will/ something bequeathed, a legacy
citadel
a fortress on a hil; a stronghold.
confer/ conferred
to grant or bestow/ to consult
coup
a successful action that brings about a striking change; the overthrow of a government, especially by a group that has military or political power
dignitary
a person who holds a high rank or position of honor
embroil
to involve in an argument or conflict