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Flashcards in Vocab F3 Deck (20):
1

To feel great hatred for (someone or something)

Abominate

2

socialization; the adoption of the behavior patterns of the surrounding culture, to fit in

Acculturation

3

Happening or carried on according to chance rather than design or inherent nature

Adventitious

4

attribute something to (a cause)

Ascribe

5

(Of a route or journey) Longer than the most direct way

Circuitous

6

Express or feel sympathy or pity/ sympathize

Commiserate

7

Instruct or urge (someone) to do something

Enjoined

8

make (an action or process) happen sooner or be accomplished more quickly

Expedite

9

Atone for (guilt or sin)

Expiate

10

Incite or stir up

Ferment

11

Not resulting from or achieved through deliberate planning

Inadvertent

12

(of a role or status) existing in name only

Nominal

13

Not expressing or revealing commitment to a definite opinion or course of action.

Noncommittal

14

Filter gradually through a porous surface or substance

Pecolate

15

A tendency to choose or do something regularly; an inclination or predisposition toward a particular thing

Proclivity

16

Composure or coolness, sometimes excessive as shown in danger or under trying circumstances

Sangfroid

17

inciting or causing people to rebel against the authority of a state or monarch

seditious

18

Very weak or slight

Tenuous

19

Filled with bitter criticism or malice

Vitriolic

20

employ endearments or flattery to persuade someone to do something or give one something

Wheedle