Vocab 9D

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auxiliary

(adj.) giving assistance or support; (n.) a helper, aid

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candid

(adj.) frank, sincere; impartial; unposed

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cubicle

(n.) a small room or compartment

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drudgery

(n.) work that is hard and tiresome

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envoy

(n.) a representative or messenger (as of a government)

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escalate

(v.) to elevate; to increase in intensity

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expedient

(n.) a means to an end; (adj.) advantageous, useful

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feign

(v.) to pretend

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flair

(n.) a natural quality, talent, or skill; a distinctive style

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grievous

(adj.) causing sorrow or pain; serious

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heterogeneous

(adj.) composed of different kinds, diverse

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horde

(n.) a vast number (as of people); a throng

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impel

(v.) to force, drive forward

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incredulous

(adj.) disbelieving, skeptical

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inscribe

(v.) to write or engrave; to enter a name on a list

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monologue

(n.) a speech by one actor; a long talk by one person

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prognosis

(n.) a forecast of the probable course and outcome of a disease or situation

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rasping

(adj.) with a harsh, grating sound; (n.) a harsh sound

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repugnant

(adj.) offensive, disagreeable, distasteful

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scuttle

(v.) to sink a ship by cutting holes in it; to get rid of something in a decisive way; to run hastily, scurry; (n.) a pail

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