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Wordly Wise Lesson 11

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Agrarian
Having to do with farming or agriculture.
Burgeon
To grow and expand rapidly; to flourish.
Cataclysm
A sudden and violent change; a catastrophe.
Cataclysmic
Sudden and violent change.
Culinary
Having to do with cooking.
Denigrate
To attack the reputation of; to criticize in a derogatory manner.
Gourmet
A person who likes fine food and is a good judge of its quality.
Gourmet
A good judge of quality.
Grandiloquent
Using lofty or pompous speech or expression.
Hybrid
The offspring of two animals or plants of different species or varieties.
Hybrid
Anything that is of mixed origin or composition.
Manifold
Having many different kinds, forms, or parts.
Palatable
Acceptable or pleasing, especially to the sense of taste.
Panacea
Something that is supposed to cure all ills or difficulties; a cure-all.
Plebeian
Of or pertaining to the common people; common; unrefined.
Scourge
Something that causes great pain and suffering; a social evil.
Scourge
To punish severely, especially by whipping; to devastate.
Stalemate
A halt in a struggle because both sides are equally strong and neither side will give in; a deadlock.
Temperate
Mild, moderate; restrained.