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26 terms

Units 1-3

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barrage
bombardment, shelling, volley, blast
designate
name, signify, denote, nominate, choose
diversity
dissimilarity
infuriate
provoke, incense, madden
queue
column, file, row, line
pacifist
one who is against war or the use of violence
pacifist (adj.)
opposing war or violence
queue
a line of people waiting for something (such as a bus or the opening of a store)
queue (v.)
to form such a line
designate (adj)
selected but not yet installed
hypocrite
a person who pretends to be what he or she is not or better than he or she really is; a two faced person
incomprehensible
impossible to understand
serene
peaceful, calm; free of emotional upset; clear and free of storm; majestic, grand
assailant
a person who attacks violently (with blows or words)
contemporary
belonging to the same period of time as oneself
contemporary
a person of the same time
apparel
clothing, that which serves as dress or decoration; to put clothes on, dressup
besiege
to attack by surrounding with military forces; to cause worry or trouble.
denounce
to condemn openly; to accuse formally
douse
to plung into a liquid, drench; to put out quickly, extinquish
expressly
plainly, in so many words; for a particular purpose
ingenious
showing inventiveness and skill
instantaneous
done in an instant; immediate
libel
a tort consisting of false and malicious publication printed for the purpose of defaming a living person
recede
move back and away from
depict
to portray; to represent or show in the form of a picture