10 terms

Unit 10

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accrue
(v.) to grow or accumulate over time; to happen as a natural result
annotation
(n.) a critical or explanatory note or comment, especially for a literary work
covert
(adj.) hidden, disguised, purposefully kept secret; sheltered, secluded; (n.) a sheltered place, a hiding place
fortuitous
Accidental; by chance
imperious
(adj.) overbearing, arrogant; seeking to dominate; pressing, compelling
motley
(adj.) showing great variety; composed of different elements or many colors; (n.) a jester's costume; a jester
procrastinate
(verb) to delay unnecessarily
provocative
(adj.) tending to produce a strong feeling or response; arousing desire or appetite; irritating, annoying
reprobate
(n.) a depraved, vicious, or unprincipled person, scoundrel; (adj.) wicked, corrupt, or unprincipled; (v.) to disapprove of, condemn
sedentary
(adj.) characterized by or calling for continued sitting; remaining in one place