AP Lang Vocab #2

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Articulate

having or showing the ability to speak fluently and coherently (v.)to pronounce distinctively; to clearly pronounce

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Cavort

to romp or prance around exuberantly

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Credence

mental acceptance or credibility

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Decry

to condemn or strongly disagree

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Derogatory

designed to degrade or belittle

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Dissemble

to conceal or disguise motives, feelings, or beliefs

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Distraught

highly agitated or upset

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Eulogy

a formal statement of praise. (usually for a recently deceased person/thing)

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Evince

to show, display clearly or make obvious

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Exhume

to dig up

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Feckless

lacking spirit or enthusiasm; aimless or fruitless

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Intractable

hard to manage or stubborn

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Murky

dark, gloomy, or unclear

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Nefarious

wicked, depraved, lacking morals

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Piquant

stimulating to taste or mind

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Primordial

primitive or developed in the very beginning

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Propinquity

proximity or nearness in space or time

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Unwonted

unexpected or not in character

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Utopian

perfection/idealistic/visionary/impractical

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Verbiage

language that is wordy or inflated

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Verdant

green (color) or immature (no experience)

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Viscous

gluey, gooey, or gelatinously sticky

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