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20 terms

Word Contract # 2

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surpass
to exceed or go beyond.
shakespearean
of, pertaining to, or suggestive of Shakespeare or his works.
ovation
an enthusiastic reception; long and loud applause.
lionize
to treat as a celebrity.
fervently
hot; burning; glowing.
inflammatory
causing anger or trouble.
confiscate
to take away.
vilify
to make insulting remarks about; to slander.
communist
a person who is regarded as supporting politically leftist or subversive causes.
soviet
person living in the Soviet Union.
recant
to take back an opinion or statement; to confess to being wrong.
hindrances
any person or thing that is an obstacle.
passport
any authorization to pass or go somewhere.
exerted
to put forth or into use, as power; exercise, as ability or influence; put into vigorous action.
overt
not hidden; public.
outspoken
free or unreserved in speech.
segregate
to separate or set apart from others or from the main body or group.
indifferent
unimportance.
cursory
done in a hurry with little attention to detail.
capacious
able to hold a large amount; roomy.