Vocabulary Power Plus for SAT/ACT - Book 4 - Lesson Twelve

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propensity
a tendency
condescending
displaying superiority; patronizing
compunction
an uneasiness caused by guilt; a qualm
sepulcher
a tomb or burial chamber
bellicose
warlike; inclined to fight
pulchritude
physical beauty
wizened
shriveled or withered from age or illness
rhapsodize
to express oneself enthusiastically
physiognomy
facial features
voluble
talkative
revel
to enjoy; to take pleasure in
umbrage
feeling of offense; resentment
epiphany
a revelation; sudden knowledge or insight
assiduous
diligent; persistent
panacea
a cure-all; a remedy for all diseases