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Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level C Unit 10

The With-it Group is back, creating sets for Vocabulary Workshop and WordMasters. This is for Vocabulary Workshop, Level C, Unit 10.
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accord
agreement, harmony (n.); to agree, be in harmony or bring into harmony; to grant, bestow on (v.)
barter
an exchange in trade (n.) ; to exchange goods (v.)
curt
short, rudely brief (adj.)
devise
to think out, plan, figure out, invent, create (v.)
dexterous
skillful in the use of hands or body; clever (adj.)
engross
to occupy the complete attention, absorb fully (v.)
entail
to put a burden on, impose, require, involve; to restrict ownership of property by limiting inheritance (v.); such a restriction (n.)
ferret
a kind of weasel (n.); to search or hunt out; to torment, badger (v.)
habituate
to become used to; to cause to become used to (v.)
impending
about to happen, hanging over in a menacing way (adj., part.)
personable
pleasing in appearance or personality, attractive (adj.)
rue
to regret, be sorry for (v.); a feeling of regret (n.)
scoff
to make fun of; to show contempt for (v.)
transition
a change from one state or condition to another (n.)
trepidation
fear, fright, trembling (n.)
upbraid
to blame, scold, find fault with (v.)
veritable
actual, true, real (adj.)
vex
to annoy, anger, exasperate; to confuse, battle (v.)
vitality
strength, energy, liveliness; the capacity to live and develop; the power to endure or survive (n.)
whimsical
subject to odd ideas, notions, or fancies; playful, unpredictable (adj.)