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Vocabulary Power Plus Book 4 Lesson 10
Majordomo
Untenable
Perambulate
Veneer
A chief butler or assistant
Impossible to defend or justify
To walk about; to stroll
A thin, attractive layer that conceals something common or co…
Majordomo
A chief butler or assistant
Untenable
Impossible to defend or justify
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Vocabulary Power Plus, Book 4, Lesson 9
Provocative
Bumpkin
Toady
Culpable
adj. Tending to excite or stimulate.... ex. Some schools do not…
noun. An unsophisticated, awkward person.... ex. Everyone was sh…
noun. A person who flatters for personal gain.
adj. Deserving blame or condemnation; guilty.... ex. Caught with…
Provocative
adj. Tending to excite or stimulate.... ex. Some schools do not…
Bumpkin
noun. An unsophisticated, awkward person.... ex. Everyone was sh…
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Vocabulary Power Plus, Book 4, Lesson 8
pander
otiose
puerile
aleatory
to exploit weaknesses of others; to cater to the vices of oth…
useless; futile (adj)
childish; juvenile (adj)
dependent on luck or chance (adj)
pander
to exploit weaknesses of others; to cater to the vices of oth…
otiose
useless; futile (adj)
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Vocabulary Power Plus, Book 4, Lesson 11
canard
wont
etymology
cortege
a deliberately misleading story... The thief used the canard of…
likely... Waters are wont to include gratuity for large parties…
the origins of a word; the field of studying word origins
a group of attendants; entourage
canard
a deliberately misleading story... The thief used the canard of…
wont
likely... Waters are wont to include gratuity for large parties…
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Vocabulary Power Plus Book 4 Lesson 4
efficacious
catharsis
inundate
revere
adj. effective; producing the desired outcome
n. a release of emotional tension
v. to overwhelm; to fill beyond capacity
v. to regard with respect, awe, or adoration
efficacious
adj. effective; producing the desired outcome
catharsis
n. a release of emotional tension
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Vocabulary Power Plus, Book 4, Lesson 13
implicate
analgesic
turpitude
discretionary
to involve or connect unfavorably
a medication to reduce or eliminate pain
wickedness; vileness
left to one's own judgment
implicate
to involve or connect unfavorably
analgesic
a medication to reduce or eliminate pain
Vocabulary Power Plus Book 4 Lesson 2
metamorphosis
donnybrook
nonchalant
vestige
n. a transformation or dramatic change... The butterfly will exp…
n. a fight; an uproar... During the last minute of the close cha…
adj. unconcerned; indifferent... The ________ banker looked at t…
n. a trace or evidence of something that once existed... The ric…
metamorphosis
n. a transformation or dramatic change... The butterfly will exp…
donnybrook
n. a fight; an uproar... During the last minute of the close cha…
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Vocab Power Plus Book 4
camaraderie
frangible
litany
moratorium
rapport and goodwill
fragile; easy to break
any long, repetitive, or dull recital
a suspension of activity; an authorized delay
camaraderie
rapport and goodwill
frangible
fragile; easy to break
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Vocabulary Power Plus, Book 4, Lesson 8
pander
otiose
puerile
aleatory
to exploit weaknesses of others; to cater to the vices of oth…
useless; futile (adj)
childish; juvenile (adj)
dependent on luck or chance (adj)
pander
to exploit weaknesses of others; to cater to the vices of oth…
otiose
useless; futile (adj)
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Vocabulary Power Plus, Book 4, Lesson 7
gibberish
inimical
nexus
coeval
nonsense; unintelligible speech (n)
unfriendly; hostile; injurious (adj)
a link, tie, or bond (n)
of the same time period (adj)
gibberish
nonsense; unintelligible speech (n)
inimical
unfriendly; hostile; injurious (adj)
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Vocabulary Power Plus Book 4 Lesson 6
sectarian
peregrination
accoutrement
Contrive
adj. narrowly confined to a particular group
n. travel by walking
n. an accessory item of dress or equipment
v. to plan cleverly; to devise
sectarian
adj. narrowly confined to a particular group
peregrination
n. travel by walking
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Power Plus Book 4 Lesson 17
depravity
megalomania
attribute
celerity
moral corruption; perversion
having delusions of grandeur; an obsession with grandiose thi…
to relate to a particular cause; to ascribe
swiftness of action; speed
depravity
moral corruption; perversion
megalomania
having delusions of grandeur; an obsession with grandiose thi…
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Vocabulary Power Plus Book 4 Lesson 1
camaraderie
frangible
litany
moratorium
n. rapport and goodwill
adj. fragile; easy to break
n. any long, repetitive, or dull recital
n. a suspension of activity; an authorized delay
camaraderie
n. rapport and goodwill
frangible
adj. fragile; easy to break
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Vocabulary Power Plus, Book 4, Lesson 9
Provocative
Bumpkin
Toady
Culpable
adj. Tending to excite or stimulate.
noun. An unsophisticated, awkward person.
noun. A person who flatters for personal gain.
adj. Deserving blame or condemnation; guilty.
Provocative
adj. Tending to excite or stimulate.
Bumpkin
noun. An unsophisticated, awkward person.
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Vocabulary Power Plus Book 4 Lesson 10
Majordomo
Untenable
Perambulate
Veneer
A chief butler or assistant
Impossible to defend or justify
To walk about; to stroll
A thin, attractive layer that conceals something common or co…
Majordomo
A chief butler or assistant
Untenable
Impossible to defend or justify
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Vocabulary Power Plus Book 4 Lesson 1
camaraderie
frangible
litany
moratorium
n. rapport and goodwill
adj. fragile; easy to break
n. any long, repetitive, or dull recital
n. a suspension of activity; an authorized delay
camaraderie
n. rapport and goodwill
frangible
adj. fragile; easy to break
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Vocabulary Power Plus Book 4 - Lesson 3
Scapegoat
Peremptory
Atelier
Axiom
(n.) one who bears the blame for others
(adj). not allowing refusal or delay; imperative
(n.) an artist's or designer's workshop
(n.) a universal truth; an established rule
Scapegoat
(n.) one who bears the blame for others
Peremptory
(adj). not allowing refusal or delay; imperative
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Vocabulary Power Plus, Book 4, Lesson 7
gibberish
inimical
nexus
coeval
nonsense; unintelligible speech (n)
unfriendly; hostile; injurious (adj)
a link, tie, or bond (n)
of the same time period (adj)
gibberish
nonsense; unintelligible speech (n)
inimical
unfriendly; hostile; injurious (adj)
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Vocabulary Power Plus Book 4 Lesson 2
metamorphosis
donnybrook
nonchalant
vestige
n. a transformation or dramatic change... The butterfly will exp…
n. a fight; an uproar... During the last minute of the close cha…
adj. unconcerned; indifferent... The ________ banker looked at t…
n. a trace or evidence of something that once existed... The ric…
metamorphosis
n. a transformation or dramatic change... The butterfly will exp…
donnybrook
n. a fight; an uproar... During the last minute of the close cha…
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Vocabulary Power Plus, Book 4, Lesson 5
consternation
anomaly
vitriolic
preamble
alarming dismay or concern
a deviation from the norm
harsh in tone; bitterly critical
a preliminary statement; an introduction
consternation
alarming dismay or concern
anomaly
a deviation from the norm
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Vocabulary Power Plus, Book 4, Lesson 5, Vocabulary Power Plus Book 4 Lesson 4
consternation
anomaly
vitriolic
preamble
alarming dismay or concern
a deviation from the norm
harsh in tone; bitterly critical
a preliminary statement; an introduction
consternation
alarming dismay or concern
anomaly
a deviation from the norm
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Vocabulary Power Plus Book 4 Lesson 6, Vocabulary Power Plus, Book 4, Lesson 7
sectarian
peregrination
accoutrement
Contrive
adj. narrowly confined to a particular group
n. travel by walking
n. an accessory item of dress or equipment
v. to plan cleverly; to devise
sectarian
adj. narrowly confined to a particular group
peregrination
n. travel by walking
Vocabulary Power Plus Book 4 Lesson 4
efficacious
catharsis
inundate
revere
adj. effective; producing the desired outcome ... The shot of ad…
n. a release of emotional tension
v. to overwhelm; to fill beyond capacity
v. to regard with respect, awe, or adoration
efficacious
adj. effective; producing the desired outcome ... The shot of ad…
catharsis
n. a release of emotional tension
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Vocabulary Power Plus Book 4 List 5
Expiate
Anomaly
Compendium
Foist
To make amends for
A deviation from the norm; and odd or particular occurrence
A list or collection of items
To pass off as genuine or valuable
Expiate
To make amends for
Anomaly
A deviation from the norm; and odd or particular occurrence
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Vocabulary Power Plus Book 4 Lesson 4
efficacious
catharsis
inundate
revere
adj. effective; producing the desired outcome ... The shot of ad…
n. a release of emotional tension... The movie lacked a ________…
v. to overwhelm; to fill beyond capacity ... Callers ________ th…
v. to regard with respect, awe, or adoration... Alexander the Gr…
efficacious
adj. effective; producing the desired outcome ... The shot of ad…
catharsis
n. a release of emotional tension... The movie lacked a ________…
Vocab Power Plus Book 4: Ch. 2
metamorphosis
donnybrook
nonchalant
vestige
(n.) a transformation or dramatic change
(n.) a fight; an uproar
(adj.) unconcerned; indifferent
(n.) a trace or evidence of something that once existed
metamorphosis
(n.) a transformation or dramatic change
donnybrook
(n.) a fight; an uproar
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Vocab Power Plus Book 4 Lesson 18
Cumulative
Exhilaration
Extricate
Goad
(adj.) Increasing or growing by adding to
(n.) A thrill, excitement or great happiness
(v.) To free or release from a difficulty or entanglement
(n.) Something that encourages, urges or drives, a stimulus;…
Cumulative
(adj.) Increasing or growing by adding to
Exhilaration
(n.) A thrill, excitement or great happiness
Power Plus Book 4: Lesson 7
gibberish
inimical
nexus
coeval
nonsense; unintelligible speech (n)
unfriendly; hostile; injurious (adj)
a link, tie, or bond (n)
of the same time period (adj)
gibberish
nonsense; unintelligible speech (n)
inimical
unfriendly; hostile; injurious (adj)
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Vocabulary Power Plus Book 4 Lesson 15
prominent
autonomy
gustatory
chthonian
(adj) very noticeable or obvious
(n) independence
(adj) relating to the sense of taste
(adj) pertaining to the underworld; dwelling in or beneath th…
prominent
(adj) very noticeable or obvious
autonomy
(n) independence
Vocabulary power plus book 4 lesson 19
Stentorian
Propitious
Transient
Tremulous
Extremely loud... Ant: quiet, muted
Promising, auspicious... Ant: ominous, harmful, unfortunate
Remaining only a short time... Ant: permanent, enduring
Timid, fearful... Ant: brave, confident, bold
Stentorian
Extremely loud... Ant: quiet, muted
Propitious
Promising, auspicious... Ant: ominous, harmful, unfortunate
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Vocabulary Power Plus Book 4 Lesson 2
metamorphosis
donnybrook
nonchalant
vestige
n. a transformation or dramatic change... syn: mutation... ant: st…
n. a fight; an uproar... syn: brawl; quarrel; altercation... ant:…
adj. unconcerned; indifferent... syn: detached; relaxed... ant: ex…
n. a trace or evidence of something that once existed... syn: r…
metamorphosis
n. a transformation or dramatic change... syn: mutation... ant: st…
donnybrook
n. a fight; an uproar... syn: brawl; quarrel; altercation... ant:…
Power Plus Book 4: Lesson 6
sectarian
peregrination
accoutrement
contrive
adj. narrowly confined to a particular group
n. travel by walking
n. an accessory item of dress or equipment
v. to plan cleverly; to devise
sectarian
adj. narrowly confined to a particular group
peregrination
n. travel by walking
Vocabulary power plus book 4 lesson 20
Echelon
Waive
Serendipity
Nondescript
A level of authority or responsibility, rank
To relinquish something voluntarily, to refrain from enforcin…
A knack or faculty of making fortunate discoveries by accident
Lacking individual or distinct characteristics ... Ant: unusual,…
Echelon
A level of authority or responsibility, rank
Waive
To relinquish something voluntarily, to refrain from enforcin…
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Vocabulary Power Plus, Book 4, Lesson 7
gibberish
inimical
nexus
coeval
nonsense; unintelligible speech (n)
unfriendly; hostile; injurious (adj)
a link, tie, or bond (n)
of the same time period (adj)
gibberish
nonsense; unintelligible speech (n)
inimical
unfriendly; hostile; injurious (adj)
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Vocabulary Power Plus Book 4 Lesson 3
scapegoat
peremptory
atelier
axiom
n. one who bears the blame for others ... Andy was frequently ab…
adj. not allowing refusal or delay; imperative... The guard issu…
n. an artist's or a designer's workshop... The painter converted…
n. a universal truth; an established rule... According to some p…
scapegoat
n. one who bears the blame for others ... Andy was frequently ab…
peremptory
adj. not allowing refusal or delay; imperative... The guard issu…
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Vocab Power Plus Book 4 Lesson 16
Arcane
Bourgeois
Exculpate
Indefeasible
(adj.) Known or understood by only a few; Hidden, secret or m…
(adj.) Of or relating to the middle class; (n.) A member of t…
(v.) To clear of guilt or blame
(adj.) Not capable of being undone, annulled or voided; Everl…
Arcane
(adj.) Known or understood by only a few; Hidden, secret or m…
Bourgeois
(adj.) Of or relating to the middle class; (n.) A member of t…
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Vocabulary Power Plus Book 4 Lesson 4
efficacious
catharsis
inundate
revere
adj. effective; producing the desired outcome ... The shot of ad…
n. a release of emotional tension... The movie lacked a ________…
v. to overwhelm; to fill beyond capacity ... Callers ________ th…
v. to regard with respect, awe, or adoration... Alexander the Gr…
efficacious
adj. effective; producing the desired outcome ... The shot of ad…
catharsis
n. a release of emotional tension... The movie lacked a ________…
Power Plus Book 4: Lesson 8
pander
otiose
puerile
aleatory
to exploit weaknesses of others; to cater to the vices of oth…
useless; futile (adj)
childish; juvenile (adj)
dependent on luck or chance (adj)
pander
to exploit weaknesses of others; to cater to the vices of oth…
otiose
useless; futile (adj)
Vocabulary Power Plus Book 4 Lesson 1
camaraderie
frangible
litany
moratorium
n. rapport and goodwill
adj. fragile; easy to break
n. any long, repetitive, or dull recital
n. a suspension of activity; an authorized delay
camaraderie
n. rapport and goodwill
frangible
adj. fragile; easy to break
Power Plus Book 4: Lesson 10
Majordomo
Untenable
Perambulate
Veneer
A chief butler or assistant
Impossible to defend or justify... syn: groundless; unsupported;…
To walk about; to stroll... syn: saunter; wander
A thin, attractive layer that conceals something common or co…
Majordomo
A chief butler or assistant
Untenable
Impossible to defend or justify... syn: groundless; unsupported;…
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Vocabulary Power Plus, Book 4, Lesson 5
consternation
anomaly
vitriolic
preamble
alarming dismay or concern
a deviation from the norm
harsh in tone; bitterly critical
a preliminary statement; an introduction
consternation
alarming dismay or concern
anomaly
a deviation from the norm
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Vocabulary Power Plus, Book 4, Lesson 13
implicate
analgesic
turpitude
discretionary
to involve or connect unfavorably
a medication to reduce or eliminate pain
wickedness; vileness
left to one's own judgment
implicate
to involve or connect unfavorably
analgesic
a medication to reduce or eliminate pain
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Vocabulary Power Plus Book 4 Lesson 2
metamorphosis
donnybrook
nonchalant
vestige
n. a transformation or dramatic change... The butterfly will exp…
n. a fight; an uproar... During the last minute of the close cha…
adj. unconcerned; indifferent... The ________ banker looked at t…
n. a trace or evidence of something that once existed... The ric…
metamorphosis
n. a transformation or dramatic change... The butterfly will exp…
donnybrook
n. a fight; an uproar... During the last minute of the close cha…
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Vocabulary Power Plus Book 4 - Lesson 13
Implicate
Analgesic
Turpitude
Discretionary
to involve or connect unfavorably
a medication to reduce or eliminate pain
wickedness; vileness
left to one's own judgment
Implicate
to involve or connect unfavorably
Analgesic
a medication to reduce or eliminate pain
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Vocabulary Power Plus Book 4 Lesson 15
prominent
autonomy
gustatory
chthonian
(adj) very noticeable or obvious
(n) independence
(adj) relating to the sense of taste
(adj) pertaining to the underworld; dwelling in or beneath th…
prominent
(adj) very noticeable or obvious
autonomy
(n) independence
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Power Plus Vocabulary: Book 4: Lesson 17
depravity
megalomania
attribute
celerity
moral corruption
having delusions of grandeur; an obsession with grandiose thi…
to relate to a particular cause; to ascribe
swiftness of action
depravity
moral corruption
megalomania
having delusions of grandeur; an obsession with grandiose thi…
Vocabulary Power Plus Book 4 Lesson 18
Poignant
Venial
Satiate
Vituperative
very moving; touching
easily excused or forgiven
to satisfy fully
fault-finding; verbally abusive
Poignant
very moving; touching
Venial
easily excused or forgiven
Power Plus Book 4: Lesson 2
metamorphosis
donnybrook
nonchalant
vestige
n. a transformation or dramatic change... syn: mutation... ant: st…
n. a fight; an uproar... syn: brawl; quarrel; altercation... ant:…
adj. unconcerned; indifferent... syn: detached; relaxed... ant: ex…
n. a trace or evidence of something that once existed... syn: r…
metamorphosis
n. a transformation or dramatic change... syn: mutation... ant: st…
donnybrook
n. a fight; an uproar... syn: brawl; quarrel; altercation... ant:…
Vocabulary Power Plus Book 4 Lesson 1
camaraderie
frangible
litany
moratorium
n. rapport and goodwill
adj. fragile; easy to break
n. any long, repetitive, or dull recital
n. a suspension of activity; an authorized delay
camaraderie
n. rapport and goodwill
frangible
adj. fragile; easy to break
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