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Othello Vocab

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Tranquil
Peaceful (quiet)
Mountebank
swindler
alacrity
cheerful eagerness
discern
perceive, distinguish
obsequious
excessively attentive (fawning)
egregious
exceedingly bad
conjure
summon by magic
descry
catch sight of
overt
open
lascivious
lustful
iniquity
wickedness (or injustice)
bestial
beast-like; savage
Ruminate
Ponder (chew the cud)
Infer
conclude by reasoning from facts
Inordinate
excessive (immoderate)
Filch
steal
Dilatory
Procrastinating (tardy, delayed)
Surmising
guessing (conjuring)
Politic
Tactful (prudent)
Castigate
Severely punish
Venial
forgivable
Lethargy
Laziness
Construe
understand (explain)
Censure
Harsh criticism (strong disapproval)
Peevish
irritable (annoyed)
Restitution
compensation for loss
Pernicious
Harmful (deadly)
Amorous
pertaining to love
Extenuate
lessen the seriousness of
Malice
ill will