Flashcards in Vocabulary 8 Deck (32):
a market condition that exists when there are few sellers, as a result they can set prices and other factors.
The use of laborers bound in servitude, as to work off a debt.
Characterized by warmth of feeling typically expressed in eager zealous support or activity.
The belief that different things are true for different people at different times.
Distinctly different from each other.
To corrupt or make something impure or weaker by adding something of poor quality.
Expressing opinions or criticism in a forceful and unpleasant way.
A small amount of something or smaller than what is needed or wanted.
Someone whose job is to manage the land and property of another person.
An association of people authorized to undertake a duty or negotiate business.
Incapable of being taken by assault.
Causing annoyance or irritation.
Refusing to go forward ; stubborn or uneasy.
The power or right of a country or group to govern itself.
A decision that a group of people will not be punished or will be freed.
An act or process of serving as guardian or protector.
Being separated from other cultures ; not knowing of or being interested in new things.
An administrative council, especially in Spain or Latin America.
To bring peace, quiet, or calm to.
Relating to the government of a city or town.
Division among the members of group because they disagree over something.
To push something in a particular direction.
An amount (money) that is less than the amount that is needed.
Expressing the opinion that something is of little worth.
To grow or increase in number ; to spread quickly
Departing from the right, normal, or usual course; odd.
Extreme nationalism marked by a belligerent foreign policy.