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Wordly Wise Lesson 18

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acclaim
To compliment strongly
bigot
Someone who discriminates others because they are different
covet
To have a loning, envious desire for something belonging to another person
deceased
Dead; one who has recently died
formidable
Difficult, causing apprehension or fear
ghetto
An area occupied by a minority group, who is stuck there because of their social status
momentous
Very significant; important
oppress
To weigh down with worry; to subdue by harsh force
overwhelm
To completely vanquish or defeat; to deeply affect the emotions of; to upset or keel over
perceive
To realize through (usually) sight; to absorb information through the mind
premiere
A debut of a play, film, etc.
prospective
Expected or likely to occur or happen
spurn
To refuse or reject in a scornful manner
staunch
Loyal; strong and true
theme
A brief essay on one topic; a series of variated musical notes; a melody associated w/ something; the main, dominant idea in something