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15 terms

Worldy Wise Lesson 20

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accost
v. To approach and speak to in an aggressive or challenging way.
avarice
n. Greed for wealth.
bilk
v. To cheat out of what is due.
consummate
adj. Extremely skilled; complete or perfect; v. To bring to a satisfactory conclusion; to complete.
conversant
adj. Having knowledge or experience; well-informed.
credulous
adj. Willing to believe things with only slight or no evidence; easily convinced.
euphoria
n. A feeling of great happiness or well-being.
fortuitous
adj. 1. Happening by lucky chance; accidental; 2. Lucky or fortunate.
hypothetical
adj. Based on something that is not actual but assumed or supposed; n. A supposition or tentative explanation for purposes of argument, further study, or investigation.
incoherent
adj. Not connected; confused; rambling
minuscule
adj. Very small in size or importance.
pleasantry
n. An agreeable, casual remark.
procrastinate
v. To put off until later.
qualm
n. A feeling of uneasiness as to whether what one is doing is right or wise; a misgiving.
stigma
n. A mark of shame or disgrace; v. To give a bad name to.