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Unit 5 Vocab

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anecdote
n. - a short account of an incident in someone's life
consolidate
v. - to combine, unite; to make solid or firm
counterfeit
n. - an imitation designed to deceive
adj. - not genuine, fake
v. - to make an illegal copy
docile
adj. - easi;y taight, led or managed; obedient
entreat
v. - to beg, implore, ask earnestly
fallible
adj. - capable of being wrong, mistaken, or inaccurate
fickle
adj. - liable to change very rapidly, erratic; marked by a lack of constancy or steadiness, inconsistent
fugitive
n. - one who flees or runs away
adj. - fleeting, lasting a very short time; wandering; difficult to grasp
grimy
adj. - very dirty, covered with dirt or soot
iota
n. - a very small part or quantity
maul
v. - to beat or knock about, handle roughly; to mangle
n. - a heavy hammer
potential
adj. - possible, able to happen
n. - something that can develop or become a reality
radiant
adj. - shining, bright; giving forth light or energy
rural
adj. - relating to farm areas and life in the country
substantial
adj. - large, important; major, significant; prosperous; not imaginary, material
tactful
adj. - skilled in handling difficult situations or people, polite
tamper
v. - to interfere with; to meddle rashly or foolishly with; to handle in a secret and improper way
ultimate
adj. - last, final; most important or extreme; eventual; basic, fundamental
dominate
v. - to rule over by strength or power, control; to tower over, command due to height
uncertainty
n. - doubt, the state of being unsure