10 terms

Vocabulary Lesson 11

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congenital
present at birth but not hereditary; inborn; having a characteristic so strong as to be part of one's nature
consensus
a general agreement or opinion; a majority opinion
interminable
endless; occurring over and over again indefinitely
sallow
grayish yellow in color; sickly pale
repugnant
contradictory; offering resistance; distasteful; disgusting
sortie
a sudden attack by troops from a defensive position; a single mission of a lone airplane against an enemy
betrothal
engaged to be married; a person who is engaged to be married
intrepid
brave or resolute; showing great courage
beneficent
kind; charitable; doing good
ambivalent
having mixed, conflicting, or changing emotions or thoughts toward a person or thing