Flashcards in Vocabulary Unit 12 Deck (20):
to renounce or relinquish a throne, right, power, claim, responsibility, or the like, especially in a formal manner
to present as a gift; give; confer (usually followed by on or upon )
capable of holding much; spacious or roomy
capable of burning, corroding, or destroying living tissue.
any vigorous, aggressive movement for the defense or advancement of an idea, cause, etc.
to mar the surface or appearance of; disfigure
an order of a government prohibiting the movement of merchant ships into or out of its ports.
a deceptive, misleading, or false notion, belief, etc.
lightness of mind, character, or behavior; lack of appropriate seriousness or earnestness.
begging; practicing begging; living on alms.
to affect with nausea; sicken.
to deny the existence, evidence, or truth of
of vital or critical importance: a pivotal event.
a person or thing that receives; receiver: the recipient of a prize.
a trick, stratagem, or artifice
Obsolete. to produce (offspring).
Meaning 2-to empty or pour out; discharge.
easily managed or controlled; docile; yielding
any opinion, principle, doctrine, dogma, etc., especially one held as true by members of a profession, group, or movement.
not graceful; awkward; unwieldy; clumsy