24 terms

1100 Week 26

STUDY
PLAY
acute
severe, keen, sharp
aversion
opposition, strong dislike
cogent
forceful, convincing, persuasive
evince
show plainly, exhibit
gist
main point, essence
hostile
angry, antagonistic
inevitable
unavoidable, certain, sure
intrinsic
inborn, natural, essential
jettison
throw overboard, discard
lucrative
profitable
paramount
foremost, supreme
prevalent
general, common, prevailing
rebuke
reprimand, reproach, criticize
remiss
negligent, careless
superficial
on the surface, slight
lethargic
lazy, indifferent
terse
compact, brief, concise
transient
fleeting, passing, short-lived
tussie
a rough struggle
vogue
fashion
"to strike while the iron is hot"
to take action at the right moment
"to split hairs"
to make fine distinctions
"sleep on it"
postpone a decision while giving it some thought
"once in a blue moon"
on a very rare occasion