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UNIT 3 VOCAB!!!!!!

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admonish
warn strongly
alienate
arouse hostility or indifference in where there had formerly been love, affection, or friendliness
censure
to criticize harshly
detriment
a damage or loss
imperil
to endanger
incapacite
disablement, disability
injurious
harmful to living things
malign
evil or harmful in nature or influence
scoff
to mock; to ridicule
subvert
destroy completely
amiss
faulty, imperfect, not as it should be; in a mistaken or improper way, wrongly
bewilderment
confusion
blunder
an embarrassing mistake
erroneous
containing or characterized by error
fallibile
especially in being deceived or mistaken.
faux pas
a minor social error that may cause embarrassment
flustered
nervous and confused
miscalculation
a math error
misinterpret
to understand incorrectly
predicament
A difficult situation
acquit
to declare not guilty, free from blame, discharge completely; to conduct or behave oneself
arson
the crime of deliberately setting fire to something
corruption
Dishonesty or improper behavior in a person of authority
counterfeit
fake; false
culprit
the guilty person
felony
a serious crime
incarcerate
to put into prison; to confine
incriminate
to cause to appear guilty
jurisdiction
(law) the right and power to interpret and apply the law
swindle
to cheat out of money or property
amass
to bring together, collect, gather, especially for oneself; to come together, assemble
embellish
add details to
extravagance
the quality of being wasteful or spending more than is necessary
glut
an oversupply
inexhaustible
incapable of being entirely consumed or used up
lavish
abundant; in excess
outrageous
beyond proper limits
profusely
abundantly
spendthrift
someone who spends money prodigally
voracious
desiring or consuming great quantities
administration
a group of people who work with and for a leader
animation
the making of animated cartoons
apportion
give out as one's portion or share
concoct
make a concoction (of) by mixing
devise
(law) a gift of real property by will
dogged
stubbornly persevering
endeavor
to attempt earnestly
execute
put in effect
reactivate
to make active again
render
give back