15 terms

honors english vocab 1

lesson one ms casey 10th grade honors english
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camaraderie
rapport and goodwill
frangible
fragile, easy to break
litany
any long, repetitive, or dull recital
moratorium
a suspension of activity, an authorized delay
zealous
fervent; fanatical
dessicate
to dry out, to remove moisture
wrenching
causing mental or physical pain
replete
full; abundant
interminable
tiresome and long, seemingly endless
arable
suitable for cultivation of land
lugubrious
mournful, gloomy
truncate
to shorten
ubiquitous
occuring or seeming to occur everywhere, omnipresent
vernacular
everyday language
equanimity
composure, calmness