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Flashcards in Daichi8 Deck (15):
1

drone

drag on and on

2

investigate

search into or look for evidence

3

ramble

talk on and on

4

smirk

にやにやわらう

5

taunt

=tease

6

sneer

smile with taunt

7

in unison

together, at one time

Victor and I said in unison.

8

skeptical

doubtful

9

antagonize

annoy bother

10

get wind of

hear

11

hot off the press

new

12

over yonder

there

13

got the picture

knew

14

tolerant

1: willing to accept feelings, habits, or beliefs that are different from your own
a tolerant society/community
tolerant attitudes/opinions/views
— often + of
The people in the community are tolerant of each other's differences.
2
: able to allow or accept something that is harmful, unpleasant, etc. — often + of
These plants are tolerant of hot climates. [=are able to live and grow in hot climates]
Our teacher is not tolerant of bad grammar. [=will not tolerate/accept bad grammar]

15

compensate

to provide something good as a balance against something bad or undesirable : to make up for some defect or weakness