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PLAUDITS (N)
(NONE)
act of applauding;commendable
His benevolent gifts to charity earned hiim plaudits from the public
CREDENCE (N)
(NONE)
belief or acceptance; TRUSTWORTHINESS, reliability
The citizens of maycomb did not place much credencec in Tom Robinson
COVET (V)
(COVETOUS, COVETOUSNESS)
to wish or crave for, to desire greedily
King Midas coveted gold more than anything else
ATTEST (V)
(ATTESTATION (attest is usually followed by TO)
to bear witness or certify: to demonstrate or declare as true
Since I have known him son long I can Attest to his honesty
ASSENT (V)
(ASSENTER, ASSENTINGLY)
to constent to or agree with
Her parents finally assented to allowing her to drive their car
CONCORD (N)
(CONCORDANT, DISCORD)
agreement or harmony; friendly or peaceful relations
Scout seemed to be in concord with very few people at her school
CONSISTENT (ADJ)
(CONCORDANT, DISCORD)
compatible or in agreement; keeping to the same principles or actions -> look for principles on the test and you will know to use consistent there
A trait is a characteristic that is consistent over an extended period of time
SOLIDARITY (N)
(NONE)
cooperation and loyalty based on unity of interests and beliefs
A team must have solidarity within its ranks if it is to be successful
FIDELITY (N)
(NONE)
loyalty or devotion to duty
His fidelity to his country was unmatched
LIAISON (N)
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A close bond or connection
B.H.S. has a liaison with its sister city school system- Takatori-in Japan.
PALAVER (N)
A conference, discussion, or conversation
The teachers held a palaver to discuss the problems in the school
ACCOST (V)
to approach and speack to ( to confront ina challenging way)
I was accosted by a man who was trying to sell newspapers.