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18 terms

WW 3000 Book 7 lesson 5

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adequate
Enough; sufficient.
administer
1. To manage or direct. 2. To give out as treatment or assistance.
agitate
1. To disturb or upset. 2. To move with an irregular, fast, or violent action. 3. To stir up interest in and support for a cause.
capitulate
To give in; to surrender.
citrus
1. A fruit of the family that includes oranges, lemons, grapefruits, and limes. 2. A tree that produces these fruits.
disrupt
1. To break up the orderly course of. 2. To interrupt; to bring to a temporary halt.
hovel
An unpleasant, cramped, and dilapidated place to live.
illiterate
Unable to read or write.
illiteracy
Inability to read or write. (eg. Illiteracy is practically nonexistent in Japan.)
indifferent
1. Not concerned about; not caring. 2. Neither very good nor very bad; passable.
menial
Of or relating to low-level, humble work.
permanent
Lasting or expected to last for a long time.
respite
A period of rest; a pause.
strenuous
1. Needing much effort; using a lot of energy. 2. Very active; vigorous.
toil
1. To work long and hard. 2. To make one's way with difficulty.
urgent
Needing quick action or attention.
urgency
The need for quick action.
something that starts off promising but is later disappointing
a flash in the pan is...