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Flashcards in Vocab U7 Deck (20):
1

v) to regard with horror or loathing; to hate deeply

abhor

2

v) to change in a formal way: to change for the better

amend

3

v) to slap or cuff; to strike repeatedly; to drive or force with blows; to show ones way with difficulty
n) a slap, blow

buffet

4

n) great confusion; disorder

chaos

5

adj) roomy, spacious

commodious

6

adj) eating away gradually, acidlike; bitterly sarcastic

corrosive

7

v) to see clearly, recognize

discern

8

adj) still existing; not exterminated, destroyed, or lost

extant

9

v) to involve in; to connect with or be related to

implicate

10

v) to bury, commit to the earth; to consign to oblivion

inter

11

n) a strict disciplinarian; a stickler for the rules

martinet

12

v) to anticipate and prevent; to remove, dispose of

obviate

13

n) one who leaves a group; a deserter, outlaw
adj) traitorous; unconventional, unorthodox

renegade

14

adj) deserving blame or punishment

reprehensible

15

adj) dark, gloomy; depressed or melancholy in spirit

somber

16

adj) filthy, wretched, debased

squalid

17

adj)disorderly, riotous, violent; stormy

turbulent

18

adj) loud and noisy; compelling attention

vociferous

19

adj) of great size; numerous; writing or speaking at great length

volluminous

20

v) to do without, give up voluntarily; to put off temporarily, defer

waive