Vocab Unit 12


Find the correct word for each definition.

to renounce, repudiate under oath; to avoid, shun
harsh in taste or odor; sharp in manner or temper
majestic, inspiring admiration and respect
emotionally hardened, unfeeling
secret, concealed; underhanded
remorse, regret
a large destructive fire
in high spirits, jubilant; extremely pleased
not able to be erased or removed; memorable
yielding to the wishes or demands of others
firmly established, long-standing; habitual
not to the point, not applicable or pertinent
of or occurring in the night; under cover of darkness
a commonplace, stale, or trite remark
to subdue, put down forcibly
inactive; at rest
to meditate, think about at length
unspoken, silent; implied, inferred
capable of being touched; real, concrete
incisive, keen; foreful, effective; cutting, caustic; distinct, clear-cut