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10 terms

Chapter 14

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dubious
fraught with uncertainty or doubt
ecstatic
joyous; extremely happy
encounter
come upon, as if by accident
evolve
(v.) to develop gradually; to rise to a higher level
fallacy
a false or mistaken idea
fictitious
imaginary; non-existent; purposely invented to deceive; untrue; Ex. fictitious name/boyfriend; CF. fictional
gullible
easily tricked because of being too trusting
liable
legally obligated; likely (w/ reference to an unfavorable outcome)
miserly
stingy; mean
pessimist
(n.) one who believes or expects the worst; prophet of doom