Unit 4 Vocab

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Affiliated
associated, connected
Ascertain
to find out
Bequeath
to give or pass on as an inheritance
Cogent
forceful, convincing; relevant, to the point
Attainment
an accomplishment, the act of achieving
Converge
to move toward one point, approach nearer together
Disperse
to scatter, spread far and wide
Esteem
to regard highly; a highly favorable opinion or judgement
Expunge
to erase, obliterate, destroy
Finite
having limits; lasting for a limited time
Invulnerable
not able to be wounded or hurt; shielded against attack
Malevolent
spiteful, showing ill will
Nonchalant
cool and confident, unconcerned
Omniscient
knowing everything; having unlimited awareness or understanding
Panacea
a remedy for all ills; cure-all; an answer to all problems
Scrupulous
exact, careful, attending thoroughly to details; having high moral standards, principled
Skulk
to move about stealthily; to lie in hiding
Supercilious
proud and contemptuous; showing scorn because of a feeling of superiority
Uncanny
strange, mysterious, weird, beyond explanation
Venial
easily excused; pardonable