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SG Autumn 1 Vocab

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tuberculosis
an infectious disease that may affect almost all tissues of the body, especially the lungs
bereft
deprived
solace
something that gives comfort or relief
exiled
prolonged separation
entangled
to be involved with
muted
silent; lessen the intensity of
reluctantly
unwillingly, disinclined
vaguely
not clear
remote
secluded, isolated, hard to reach
exerted
to put forth
gait
a manner of walking, stepping, or running
consumed
to absorb; engross
invalid
an infirm or sickly person
intoxicating
to make enthusiastic, elate strongly, exhilarate
verandah
large open porch usually roofed or partly enclosed
linger
to remain or stay in the same place longer than usual or expected
ecstatic
feeling of great joy or delight
strewed
to cover or overspread with something
lacquered
to coat with a glossy resinous material
disheveled
hanging loosely or in disorder; unkempt
awash
covered, filled, or crowded
receptive
willing or inclined to receive suggestions or offers
fruitless
useless, unproductive
nuance
a subtle difference or distinction; small details
aloofness
indifference, shyness; being reserved and disinterested
leprosy
a disease characterized by ulcers of the skin and bone, leading to the loss of sensation, paralysis, and deformation
conviction
firmly held belief or opinion
scrutiny
close, careful examination
parched
extremely dry; thirsty
exuberant
happy, excited, or in high spirits
incubating
to develop or grow
emerging
to come forth into view or notice
chameleon
changing person; able to adapt to different situations and environments
resemblance
a degree, kind, or point of likeness, similarity to something
halting
faulty, hesitating
assurance
a positive declaration intended to give confidence
unaccustomed
not familiar or comfortable with because it doesn't happen often
figment
something you imagine to be real
captivated
to attract or interest someone very much
entrees
main dish of a meal
assets
useful and desirable thing or quality
flaunt
to parade oneself or show off
deter
to prevent or discourage the occurrence of an action, as by means of fear or doubt
elongated
extended or lengthened
aback
surprised and disconcerted
intrigued
to arouse the curiosity and interest of
afflicted
grievously affected, especially by disease
mesmerized
to spellbind, enthrall
wiry
sinewy and lean
brusquely
abrupt and curt in manner or speech
formalities
an established form, rule, or custom, especially one followed merely for the sake of procedure or decorum
masked
latent or hidden, as a symptom or disease
entombed
to place in or as if in a tomb or grave
muster
to call forth; summon up
audible
that is heard or can be heard
vivid
presented in a clear and striking manner
infidelity
lack of fidelity or loyalty; an act of sexual unfaithfulness
noncommittal
refusing comment to a particular opinion or course of action; not revealing what one feels or thinks
urgency
a pressing necessity
repulse
to cause repugnance or distaste in
burlap
a strong, coarsely woven cloth made of fibers of jute, flax, or hemp and used to make bags, reinforce linoleum, and in interior decoration
remnants
a surviving trace or vestige
depressions
an area that is sunk below its surroundings; a hollow
crimson
to make or become deeply or vividly red
prospect
something expected; a possiblity