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inaudible
unable to be heard
predominant
of first importance; most frequent
mimic
to copy
discretion
good judgment
hectic
very excited or confuseing; hurried
panorama
unlimited view in all directions
resourceful
clever
orthodox
Aadhering to accepted beliefs; approved
nominal
small
lavish
very generous; costly; abundant
statute
law, rule, regulation
asterisk
star mark
brochure
pamphlet
discredit
disbelief
recession
withdrawell
hypothetical
supposed or believable but not necessarily true
thesis
an argument to be defended
PERSPECTIVE
POINT OF VIEW
jurisdiction
authority
bibliography
list of books on a subject by another author; citation
denounce
to condemn openly or accuse formally
galvanized
arrouse suddenly (by electric shock) or coat metal with a layer of zink to prevent corrosion
bilingual
able to use 2 languages well
deficient
incomplete
infamous
having bad reputaion; notorious
biographical
having to do with a person's life
satirical
sarcastic
disuede
to discourage
fluent
flowing smoothly
chronological
arranged in the order in which things happen
ideologies
beliefs, opinions etc
ponderous
clumsy
applicable
appropriate (to be applied)
premature
to early
immaterial
not important or relevant; not made of matter
tentative
uncertain
inconvenient
not convenient; difficult to do
trivial
insignificant
optomistic
hopeful
perceptable
observable
clammer
so scramble
incalcuable
uncertain; too great a number to be counted
acclaim
praise, applause
influential
having influence, powerful
perennial
enduring;flower lasts all year
affirmation
smthg asserted as true
affected
influnenced
priority
something that is first
prominence
distinction
circumscribe
to limit, encircle
frenzied
frantic
haphazard
left to chance, random
dubious
uncertain; questionable
grueling
exhausting
unkempt
neglected, untidy
volatile
explosive, changeable
equation
state of being equal
essence
nature of something
liability
legally responsible; debt
vanity
vain or conceited
functional
useful, practical
paramount
supreme, dominent
COLLABORATE
work together
depict
to describe
transcribe
produce written copy
disrupt
interfere, spit up
collective
group, gathered
virtual
pertaining to somthg that exsists in effect
reluctant
unwilling
nimble
agile
connive
to cooperate secretly; to scheme
raucous
rowdy
convey
to communicate/ transfer from one to another
skeptical
doubtful
discreet
tactful; prudent
transpire
to occure
insigate
to stir up to provoke
wry
cleverly humorous
intimidate
to frighten
alteration
adjusting
initiative
ability to think or act without urging
irretrivable
unable to be recovered
amends
something to make up for
intervention
interference
medley
mixture
reprimand
rubuke scold
indivisible
not cabable of being divided
promenade
leisure walk; stroll
drastic
harsh; extreme
retract
withdraw
surpass
to excell
agility
quickness
suceptible
easily influenced
veneer
outward appearance to hide what's below, layer of wood over other wood
dwindle
to decrease
wary
cautious; suspicious
exasperate
to irritate or annoy
nonchalant
indifferent; unconcerned
elapsed
to slip away (time)
collateral
parallel, secondary
emerge
to come into view
comply
to act in accordace with a rule
expend
to spend
condolence
expression of sympathy
assess
to evaluate
contaminate
pollute
immunity
protection
maintenance
to support; upkeep
depreciate
lessen in value