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TKMB 9H Quinson vocabulary 41-67

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rectitude
moral correctness; moral uprightness; moral virtue; correctness of judgment
remorse
(n.) deep and painful regret for one's past misdeeds; pangs of conscience
reprimand
to scold in a harsh or formal manner
ruefully
regretfully; sorrowfully
seceded
to formally withdraw from an orginization, alliance, etc.
sojourn
a temporary stay
squalid
filthy from neglect; dirty; degraded
subtle
not immediately obvious
succinct
briefly and clearly expressed
sundry
miscellaneous unspecified objects
tacit
unspoken, silent; implied, inferred
taciturn
habitually reserved and uncommunicative
tactful
showing skill and sensitivity in dealing with people
tedious
so lacking in interest as to cause mental weariness
temerity
recklessness; a foolish disregard of danger
tirade
A long, angry speech, usually very critical
tranquil
peaceful, calm
turbulent
disorderly, riotous, violent, stormy
umbrage
a feeling of anger caused by being offended
uncouth
awkward, clumsy, or unmannerly
vehement
intense, forceful, powerful
veneer
an attractive, ultimately misleading outward show; thin layer
venerable
worthy of respect because of advanced age, achievement, virtue, or historical importance
vexations
annoyances, irritations
wary
on guard; watchful, careful
wrath
Intense anger
wryly
humorously; slightly sarcastic