English II Honors Vocab Unit IV

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affiliated

(adj) associated, connected synonyms: attached, related, joined antonyms: dissociated, unconnected

<p>(adj) associated, connected synonyms: attached, related, joined antonyms: dissociated, unconnected</p>
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ascertain

(v) to find out synonyms: discover, determine, establish

<p>(v) to find out synonyms: discover, determine, establish</p>
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attainment

(n) an accomplishment synonyms: achievement, fulfillment antonyms: failure, defeat, frustration

<p>(n) an accomplishment synonyms: achievement, fulfillment antonyms: failure, defeat, frustration</p>
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bequeath

(v) to give or pass on as an inheritance synonyms: transmit, bestow, hand down

<p>(v) to give or pass on as an inheritance synonyms: transmit, bestow, hand down</p>
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cogent

(adj) forceful, convincing; relevant, to the point synonyms: persuasive, compelling antonyms: weak, unconvincing, ineffective, irrelevant

<p>(adj) forceful, convincing; relevant, to the point synonyms: persuasive, compelling antonyms: weak, unconvincing, ineffective, irrelevant</p>
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converge

(v) to move forward one point, approach nearer together synonyms: meet, unite, intersect, merge antonyms: diverge, separate

<p>(v) to move forward one point, approach nearer together synonyms: meet, unite, intersect, merge antonyms: diverge, separate</p>
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disperse

(v) to scatter, spread far and wide synonyms: break up, dispel antonyms: collect, congregate, assemble, muster

<p>(v) to scatter, spread far and wide synonyms: break up, dispel antonyms: collect, congregate, assemble, muster</p>
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esteem

(v) to regard highly (n) a highly favorable opinion or judgement synonyms: respect, admire, honor, revere antonyms: disdain, scorn (n) contempt

<p>(v) to regard highly (n) a highly favorable opinion or judgement synonyms: respect, admire, honor, revere antonyms: disdain, scorn (n) contempt</p>
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expunge

(v) to erase, obliterate, destroy synonyms: delete, efface, annihilate antonyms: insert, mark, imprint, impress

<p>(v) to erase, obliterate, destroy synonyms: delete, efface, annihilate antonyms: insert, mark, imprint, impress</p>
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finite

(adj) having limits; lasting for a limited time synonyms: bounded, measurable antonyms: unlimited, immeasurable, everlasting, eternal

<p>(adj) having limits; lasting for a limited time synonyms: bounded, measurable antonyms: unlimited, immeasurable, everlasting, eternal</p>
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invulnerable

(adj) not able to be wounded or hurt; shielded against attack synonyms: impregnable, impervious, immune antonyms: exposed, unprotected, defenseless

<p>(adj) not able to be wounded or hurt; shielded against attack synonyms: impregnable, impervious, immune antonyms: exposed, unprotected, defenseless</p>
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malevolent

(adj) spiteful, showing ill will synonyms: malicious, wicked, sinister, malignant antonyms: kind, benevolent, compassionate

<p>(adj) spiteful, showing ill will synonyms: malicious, wicked, sinister, malignant antonyms: kind, benevolent, compassionate</p>
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nonchalant

(adj) cool and confident, unconcerned synonyms: composed, unruffled, indifferent, blase antonyms: perturbed, agitated, disconcerted, abashed

<p>(adj) cool and confident, unconcerned synonyms: composed, unruffled, indifferent, blase antonyms: perturbed, agitated, disconcerted, abashed</p>
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omniscient

(adj) knowing everything; having unlimited awareness or understanding synonyms: wise, all-knowing antonyms: ignorant, unknowing

<p>(adj) knowing everything; having unlimited awareness or understanding synonyms: wise, all-knowing antonyms: ignorant, unknowing</p>
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panacea

(n) a remedy for all ills; cure-all, an answer to all problems synonyms: universal cure, easy solution

<p>(n) a remedy for all ills; cure-all, an answer to all problems synonyms: universal cure, easy solution</p>
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scrupulous

(adj) exact, careful, attending thoroughly to details; having high moral standards, principled synonyms: painstaking, meticulous, conscientious antonyms: careless, negligent, remiss, dishonest

<p>(adj) exact, careful, attending thoroughly to details; having high moral standards, principled synonyms: painstaking, meticulous, conscientious antonyms: careless, negligent, remiss, dishonest</p>
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skulk

(v) to move about stealthily; to lie in hiding synonyms: lurk, slink, prowl

<p>(v) to move about stealthily; to lie in hiding synonyms: lurk, slink, prowl</p>
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supercilious

(adj) proud and contemptuous; showing scorn because of a feeling of superiority synonyms: snobbish, patronizing, overbearing antonyms: humble, meek, deferential, servile

<p>(adj) proud and contemptuous; showing scorn because of a feeling of superiority synonyms: snobbish, patronizing, overbearing antonyms: humble, meek, deferential, servile</p>
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uncanny

(adj) strange, mysterious, weird, beyond explanation synonyms: eerie, inexplicable, spooky

<p>(adj) strange, mysterious, weird, beyond explanation synonyms: eerie, inexplicable, spooky</p>
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venial

(adj) easily excused; pardonable synonyms: excusable, forgivable antonyms: inexcusable, unforgivable, unpardonable

<p>(adj) easily excused; pardonable synonyms: excusable, forgivable antonyms: inexcusable, unforgivable, unpardonable</p>
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