Vocab Unit 11 Flashcards

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alludeaudio_icon.gifto refer to casually or indirectly
clairvoyantaudio_icon.gif1. (adj.) supernaturally perceptive; 2. (n.) one who possesses extrasensory powers, seer
conclusiveaudio_icon.gifserving to settle an issue; final
disreputableaudio_icon.gifnot respectable, not esteemed
endemicaudio_icon.gifnative or confined to a particular region or people
exemplaryaudio_icon.gifworthy of imitation, commendable; serving as a model
fathomaudio_icon.gifto understand, get to the bottom of
guileaudio_icon.giftreacherous cunning, deceit
integrityaudio_icon.gifhonesty, high moral standards
itineraryaudio_icon.gifa route of travel; a record of travel; a guidebook
misconstrueto interpret wrongly, mistake the meaning of
obnoxiousaudio_icon.gifhighly offensive, arousing strong dislike
placateaudio_icon.gifto appease, soothe, pacify
placidaudio_icon.gifcalm, peaceful
plagiarismaudio_icon.gifpassing off or using as one's own the writing of another person
potentaudio_icon.gifpowerful; highly effective
pretextaudio_icon.gifa false reason, deceptive excuse
protrudeaudio_icon.gifto stick out, thrust forth
starkaudio_icon.gifharsh, unrelieved, desolate
superficialaudio_icon.gifon or near the surface; concerened with or understanding only what is on the surface, shallow