Sadlier Oxford Vocabulary Workshop-Level C- Unit 7 Vocabs

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acme
the highest point
attribute
to assign to, credit with; to regard as caused by or resulting from
belittle
to make something appear smaller than it is; to refer to in a way that suggests lack of importance or value
convey
to transport; to transmit; to communicate, make known; to transfer ownership or title to
doctrine
a belief, principle, or teaching; a system of such beliefs or principles; a formulation of such beliefs or principles
excise
to remove by cutting;
exotic
foreign; charmingly unfamiliar or strikingly unusual
haggard
thin, pale, and careworn as a result of worry or suffering;
jaunty
lively, easy, and carefree in manner; smart or trim in appearance
juncture
a joining together; the point at which two things are joined; any important point in time
menial
a person who does the humble and unpleasant tasks
parry
to ward off, fend off, deflect, evade, avoid
predatory
preying on, plundering, or piratical
ravage
to destroy, lay waste, ruin; ruinous damage, destruction
stance
a way of holding the body; an attitude or position on an issue
tawdry
showy and flashy but lacking in good taste
turncoat
a person who switches to an opposing side or party
unassuming
not putting on airs, unpretentious; modest
wallow
to roll about in a lazy, clumsy, or helpless way;
waver
to move to and fro, become unsteady; to show lack of firmness or decision

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