10 terms

Level E Unit 9 words 11-20

Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level E (2005 edition) - Unit 9
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gnarled
(adjective) knotted, twisted, lumpy
Syn: knotty
Ant: smooth
indemnity
(noun) a payment for damage or loss
Syn: compensation
inkling
(noun)a hint; a vague notion
Syn: clue
limpid
(adjective) clear, transparent
Syn: intelligible
Ant: murky
omnipotent
(adjective) almighty, having unlimited power or authority
Syn: all-powerful
Ant: powerless
palatable
(adjective) agreeable to the taste or one's sensibilities; suitable for consumption
Syn: edible
Ant: inedible
poignant
(adjective) deeply affecting, touching; keen or sharp in taste or smell
Syn: hearttrending
Ant: unaffecting
rancor
(noun)bitter resentment or ill-will
Syn: bitterness
Ant: harmony
sophomoric
(adjective) immature and overconfident; conceited
Syn: superficial
Ant: mature
spontaneous
(adjective)arising naturally; not planned or engineered in advance
Syn: unplanned
Ant: premeditated

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