17 terms

List 7 (WW Bk 7)

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Castigate
(v) to punish by criticizing sharply; to berate
Colloquial
(adj) characterized by informal language
Epitaph
(n) the words carved on a tombstone in memory of the dead
Exodus
(n) a mass departure
Inter
(v) to put in a grave; to bury
Lacerate
(v) to tear or cut roughly
Largesse
(n) the act of giving generously; gifts
Obituary
(n) a notice of someone's death, such as in a newspaper, usually with a brief summary of that person's life
Omnivorous
(adj) eating all kinds of food
Omnivorous
(adj) taking in all things
Permeate
(v) to spread throughout; to pass through
Rendition
(n) an interpretation of translation; a performance
Resurgence
(n) a rising again to life, use, acceptance, or prominence; a revival
Stereotype
(n) a generalization that is used to characterized a person without acknowledging individual differences
Stereotype
(v) to make judgments that ignore individual differences
Stipend
(n) a regular and fixed amount of pay for work done or to help cover living or work expenses
Subservient
(adj) serving or acting in a subordinate manner; servile