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List 10 Vocab
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-you cant fickle bad situations, all you can do is hope and pray for the best.
-you cant fickle a mistake but you can learn from them and do better next time
-Most people that are open minded, are tangential to new opinions.
-I can be tangential towards certain issues.
to one side; digressive
-sending flowers, is an euphemism for someone whos lost a loved one.
-getting to stay up late during the summer, is a euphemism for going to bed early when school starts.
expression used to replace a harsher one
-Someone who is a shoplifter, ascetic.
-when I do something wrong I try to br ascetic and blame it on my brother, even when my mom knows it was me.
one who practices self-denial
-A person that suffers from depression, might melancholy often.
-I feel melancholy when its rainin and nasty out.
-Snake venom is virulent.
-Chocolate is virulent to dogs.
-The inner mind of a serial killer is enigma.
- Some times a little kid is an enigma when they dont tell you whats wrong.
a puzzle, a mystery
-A forest fire is a conflagration.
-A house fire can often be a conflagration.
a great fire
-people testing while driving is prevalent.
-drunk drivers on the road are prevalent.
-Since my grandma is in the hospital, we had to rescind my grandparents 50th anniversary party.
-When I was sick last year, I had to reschedule my birthday party.
a natural liking; a natural inclination
-If you upset someone, you rectify it by apologizing to that person.
-If you makea mistake, you rectify it by learning from it and doing better next time.
to correct, to set right
-A two year old toddler is not always lucid.
-scientists aren't lucid when they use words i dont understand.
easily understood, clear, intelligible
-a bullying might be ominous to other people.
-to a little kid, an adult might look very ominous.
- A homeless person might be indigent.
-an unemployed person could be indigent.
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