Lesson 8 vocab
Terms in this set (15)
verb. to reduce the intensity of; relieve; pacify.
Syn: soften, assuage
verb. to make better, improve.
Syn: fix, relieve
noun. roughness or harshness; severity.
Syn: bitterness, irritability
noun. an analysis; interpretation of.
verb. to release an accused criminal to another jurisdiction.
noun. two-faced, falseness
verb. to protest, oppose.
verb. to honor or celebrate.
verb. to act as a go-between; to exploit weakness of others.
adjective. wasteful; immoral.
adjective. stubbornly resistant.
noun. rejection; abandonment.
Syn: relinquishment, repudiation
Ant: claim, acceptance
adjective. beyond doubt; unquestionable.
adjective. not easily held.
Syn: bulky, clumsy
verb. to reduce the value of; to corrupt or debase.
Syn: spoil, mar, ruin