15 terms

Vocab Power Plus Book II Lesson 10

Lesson 10!
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expound
to explain in detail; to clarify
cajole
to persuade with false promises and flattery
inscrutable
not easily understood; hard to fathom
balk
to refuse stubbornly or abruptly; to stop short and refuse to go on
acrimony
ill-natured, bitter hostility
dour
stern and ill-humored
exult
to rejoice; to feel triumphant
omniscient
having unlimited knowledge; all-knowing
feasible
reasonable; capable of being carried out
fiasco
a complete, ridiculous failure
metier
the work one is especially suited for; one's specialty; an occupation
fluctuate
to rise and fall; to vary irregularly
harry
to annoy or harass
incognito
disguised; pretending not to be oneself
lethargy
lack of energy; sluggishness