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25 terms

CC Scholars Vocab Lesson 22

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approbation
agree or praise
assent
yield to, accept in a compromise
boorish
rude
circumlocution
talking around a subject (has the same first 6 letters as CIRCUMference, or the length AROUND a circle)
copious
plentiful, abundant
delineation
a plan, outline
dissemble
disguise, pretend
emulate
be like something
fickle
capricious, changing
gravity
seriousness
homely
plain or ugly
indigence
poverty
jingoist
extreme patriot/nationalist
migratory
nomadic, moving with seasons
obfuscating
confusing
proclivity
inclination, tendency
prostration
exhaustion
recalcitrant
obstinately defiant
resolute
decided
sectarian
narrow minded SECT follower
stalwart
strong, convicted

ex. "He was a stalwart republican" means he was a strong or convicted republican
tacit
silently acknowledge
transcended
exceeded, went above
virtuous
outstanding
whets
stimulate, sharpens