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20 terms

Robins Vocab Unit 7

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abhor
to regard with horror or loathing, to hate deeply
amend
to change in a formal way; to change for the better
buffet
-v-to slap or cuff; to strike repeatedly; to drive or force with blows; to force one's way with difficulty-n-a slap, blow
chaos
great confusion, disorder
commodious
roomy, spacious
corrosive
eating away gradually, acid like; bitteryl sarcastic
discern
to see clearly, recognize
extant
still existing; not exterminated, destroyed or lost
implicate
to involve in; to connect with or be related to
inter
to bury, commit to the Earth; to consign to oblivion
martinet
a strict disciplinarian; a stickler for the rules
obviate
to anticipate and prevent; to remove, dispose of
renegade
-n-one who leaves a group; a deserter, outlaw-adj-traitorous, unconventional, unorthodox
reprehensible
deserving blame or punishment
somber
dark, gloomy; depressed or melancholy in spirit
squalid
filthy, wretched, debased
turbulent
disorderly, riotous, violent; stormy
vociferous
loud, and noisy; compelling attention
voluminous
of great size; numerous; writing or speaking at great length
waive
to do without, give up voluntarily; to put off temporarily; defer