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Affiliated

Adj. Associated


Iron man is associated with the Avengers

Ascertain

V. To find out


We need to ascertain of why Turkey downed Russia's plane

Attainment

N. An accomplishment


Winning World War II was an attainment among America

Bequeath

V. To give or pass on as an inheritance


I hope to bequeath my money to my children

Cogent

Adj. Forceful


They are very cogent at airports

Converge

V. To move toward one point


The road converges into one lane

Disperse

V. To scatter, spread


A shotgun disperses shells

Esteem

V. To regard highly


His self esteem was inflated

Expunge

V. To erase


I expunged the error from the sentance

Finite

Adj. Having limits


The gas in the world is finite

Invulnerable

Adj.


Not to be wounded


Kevlar vests are invulnerable to 9mm rounds

Malevolent

Adj. Spiteful


He's very malevolent when he stands up for himself

Nonchalant

Adj. Cool and confident


They're a very nonchalant driver

Omniscient

Adj. Knowing everything


Study fossils can make the past omniscient

Panacea

N. A remedy for all ills


Tea is a panacea

Scrupulous

Adj. Exact, careful


Ancient Egyptians were very scrupulous with masonry

Skulk

V. To move about stealthily


My dog skulks when she does something bad

Supercilious

Adj. Proud and contemptuous


Americans are very supercilious about their religion

Uncanny

Adj. Strange


The twilight zone is an uncanny tv show

Venial

Adj. Easily excused


Students with illness are venial