31 terms

Group 3 Vocab

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Abhorrent
in conflict; utterly opposed; loathsome; repugnant; odious; abominable (ant: admirable)
Abhor
utterly detest; loathe; hate
Admonish
reprove gently but seriously; warn of a fault; caution
Admonition
gentle warning; friendly reproof
Ambrosial
extremely pleasing to taste or smell; delicious; like ambrosia (food of the gods); heavenly
Confine
shut up in prison; keep in confinement
confinement
imprisonment
decade
10 yrs
detonate
explode suddenly and violently
detonation
explosion
ephemeral
lasting only one day; fleeting; transitory
gullible
easily deceived or cheated; credulous
gull
deceive; cheat
haggle
bargain in a petty way
immerse
plunge into liquid; submerge; engross; absorb
immersion
state of being deeply engrossed
insomnia
inability to sleep; abnormal wakefulness
insomniac
one suffering from insomnia
lapse
slip; error; accidental mistake; trivial fault; interval (time lapse)
probe
critical inquiry into suspected legal activity
lapse (V)
cease being in force; become invalid
prober
investigator
render
hand down officially; deliver (verdict); give
rendering
presentation; interpretation
repast
meal
replenish
bring back to condition of being full
score
20 yrs or 20
snub
act of snubbing (treating with contempt); rebuff; slight
snub (v)
treat with disdain or contempt
suture
stitch (n)
unwittingly
unintentionally or by accident