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accomplice
(e kam' plis)
a person who takes part in a crime
annihilate
(e ni' e late)
to destroy completely
arbitrary
(ar' be trer e)
unreasonable; based on one's wishes or whims without regard for reason or fairness
brazen
(bra' zen)
made of brass; shameless, impudent
catalyst
(kat' el ist)
a substance that causes or hastens a chemical reaction; any agent that causes change
exodus
(ek' se des)
a large-scale departure or flight
facilitate
(fe sil' e tat)
to make easier; to assist
incorrigible
(in ka' re je bel)
not able to be corrected; beyond control
latent
(lat' ent)
hidden, present but not realized
militant
(mil' e tent)
given to fighting; active and aggressive in support of a cause; an activist
morose
(me ros')
having a gloomy or sullen manner; not friendly or sociable
opaque
(opak')
not letting light through; not clear or lucid; dense, stupid
paramount
(par' e maunt)
chief in importance, above all others
prattle
(prat' el)
to talk in an aimless, foolish, or simple way; to babble; baby talk; babble
rebut
(ri bet')
to offer arguments or evidence that contradicts an assertion; to refute
reprimand
(rep' re mand)
to scold; find fault with; a rebuke
servitude
(ser' ve tud)
slavery, forced labor
slapdash
(slap' dash)
careless and hasty
stagnant
(stag' nent)
not running or flowing; foul from standing still' inactive, sluggish, dull
succumb
(se kem')
to give way to superior force, yield