65 terms

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Defendant
Person on trial
Influential
Having authority; powerful
Verdict
The decision of a judge or jury in a trial
Right
Allowed to do by nature or law ; freedom ( a right is given a privilege is earned)
Immigrants
People from foreign land
Lawful
Allowed by law
Pursue
To strive to obtain or accomplish.
Oversee
manage; supervise; be in charge of
Restricted
Limited to
Eliminates
Removes gets rid of
Devoting
Giving time or attention to a purpose
In vain
Without substantial or lasting affects A.K.A. You get nothing.
Deny
Refuse; not allow
Ratified
approved
Picketing
Demonstrating; a person or a group of people posted in front of a business
Residents
People living in a particular place
Politicians
People who hold a political office
Restrict
limit
First Generation
All the people living in the same time and about the same age of a family to be born in a particular area
occupation
job
Affect
to cause change in
Unrest
a state of dissatisfaction; disturbance; or turmoil; especially social or political
Bar
Not allow
resign
leave;stop working
Rejects
dismiss as inadequate, inappropriate, or not to one's taste
Unperturbed
calm and serene; unruffled
Smitten
In love
Vacated
To cause to be empty
Conceal
To hide, or to keep secret
indictments
a formal charge or accusation of a serious crime
Repealed
withdrawn, cancelled,put an end to
exercised
put into practice or make use of; apply
Qualifications
worthiness;capabilities
Venture
to move or proceed in a brave or adventurous manner
Vigorously
Strong; active; energetic
Loathed
Disgust or annoyance
Skeptically
Showing doubt
Suitably
Appropriately or fitting
Disgruntled
Displeased or dissatisfied
Deteriorating
To make worse or lessen in quality or value
Ambled
to go at a slow easy pace
Consolation
comfort
wretched
dis-fortunate or miserable
Demur
"to raise doubts or objections or show reluctance"
scrupulously
in a very careful and thorough way.
With great effort to avoid doing wrong
Accommodate
fit in with the wishes or needs of
Abstemious
not self-indulgent, especially when eating and drinking
Oppressive
burdensome,uncomfortable,causes distress
Emanated
to flow out a issue or proceed, as from a source or orgin
lurched
To sway, tip, or roll
imposing
Impressive because of big size
Apprehensive
To be uneasy or fearful
Quarrel
To be upset, mad, or angry
an angry dispute
Despises
To frown upon or to be disgusted by
Cajoling
To pursuade by flattering or promises
Berths
A shelf like sleeping space on a train
Regal
fit for a king or queen
Appalling
causing shock or dismay
Opulent
characterized by or exhibiting opulance
Luxurious
Gallantry
attention to women and heroic bravery and courage
Agitated
excitedly disturbed
Effrontery
being bold
inoculation
the act or process of inoculating
Gingerly
With great care or caution
Bewildered
puzzled and confused

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