Vocabulary 9 | Set 2 - Definitions (Advanced Word Power)

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accolade

an expression of approval

<p>an expression of approval</p>
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assuage

to make less severe

<p>to make less severe</p>
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cacophony

unpleasant noise

<p>unpleasant noise</p>
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censure

disapproval

<p>disapproval</p>
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diatribe

a verbal attack

<p>a verbal attack</p>
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edifice

a structure

<p>a structure</p>
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gravity

Seriousness, importance

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infraction

a violation

<p>a violation</p>
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profane

lacking reverence

<p>lacking reverence</p>
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somber

very serious

<p>very serious</p>
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