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24 terms

Bridging vocabulary 1-Ch 23

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amateur
someone who pursues a study or sport as a pastime (n)
anonymity
the condition of being unknown (n)
attributed
to give credit to somebody or something (adj)
baffled
perplexed by many conflicting situations or statements (adj)
balloon
small thin inflatable rubber bag with narrow neck (n)
brand
a recognizable kind (n)
cable
a very strong thick rope made of twisted hemp or steel wire (n)
disturbing
causing distress or worry or anxiety (adj)
elevated
raised above ground level (adj)
fade
become less clearly visible or distinguishable (v)
genuine
not fake or counterfeit (adj)
gossip
light informal conversation for social occasions (n)
helicopter
A type of aircraft deriving both lift and propulsion from one or two sets of horizontally revolving rotors.
interchangeable
capable of replacing or changing places with something else (adj)
ironically
contrary to plan or expectation (adv)
liable
held legally responsible (adj)
media
term applied to agencies of mass communication, such as newspapers, magazines, and telecommunications (n)
peculiar
markedly different from the usual (adj)
perk
an incidental benefit awarded for certain types of employment (especially if it is regarded as a right) (n)
plead
enter a plea, as in courts of law (v)
premium
having or reflecting superior quality or value (adj)
substitute
artificial and inferior (adj)
talent
a person who possesses unusual innate ability in some field or activity (n)
visibility
capability of providing a clear unobstructed view (n)