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24 terms

vocab 12

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Vindication
something that clears one of blame, exonerate
Contingency
something liable to happen as a result of something else.
Reprimand
to criticize or rebuke
Articulate
expressing oneself clearly
Subvert
overthrow, undermine, suppress
Belabor
to attack; to explain or insist incessantly
Retraction
to take back, to recant
Deleterious
harmful to one's health.
Minuscule
extremely small
Salutary
producing a beneficial effect, promoting health, curative,
remedial
Laud
to praise, extol
Flout
to treat with disregard or scorn
Relinquish
to give up, release
Circumvent
avoid, to manage to get around.
Renounce
to give up, refuse
Propound
to offer for discussion or consideration
Cleave to
to adhere firmly to, show loyalty or support
Cleave
Split or sever something
Eschew
avoid, forego, be abstemious
Amorphous
having no definite form, shapeless
Indelible
incapable of being erased, permanent, lasting
Ineffable
indescribable, unique
Innocuous
harmless, inoffensive
Inscrutable
not readily understood, mysterious, hard to figure out