12 terms

History: Vocabulary-Lessons 1-3

Cycle 3 IEW Vocabulary
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Pillar
N - a slender upright column; one who strongly supports a cause
Prosperity
N - the state of being successful or flourishing
Transfixed
V - motionless with amazement or horror
Coax
V - to try to persuade by gentle but constant asking or other measures
Askew
Adj - not lined up straight; awry
Presume
V - 1. to suppose to be true
2. to act without permission or authority
Flank
V - to be placed at the side of
Reverently
Adv - with deep feelings of respect
Resolve
V - 1. to make a firm decision
2. to bring to a conclusion
Endeavor
V - to make a major effort; attempt
Appalled
V - surprised and dismayed
Frivolous
Adj - not serious or important; silly

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