English II Unit 1 Vocabulary

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Section 1

Question Answer
(v.) to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of lesser valueadulterate
(adj.) able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; deceitful, hypocriticalambidextrous
(v.) to make larger, increaseaugment
(adj., part.) deprived of; made unhappy through a lossbereft
(v.) to position or arrange; to utilize; to form updeploy
(adj.) stern, unyielding, gloomy, ill-humoreddour
(n.) courage in facing difficultiesfortitude
(v.) to stare with open mouth; to open the mouth wide; to open widegape
(v.) to utter taunting words; (n.) an expression of scorngibe
(n.) an external appearance, cover, maskguise

Section 2

Question Answer
(adj.) intended to deceive or entrap; sly, treacherousinsidious
(n.) a hint, indirect suggestionintimation
(adj.) wealthy, luxurious; ample; grandioseopulent
(adj.) easily bent, flexible; easily influenced pliable
(v.) to say again, repeatreiterate
(adj.) not easily moved mentally or emotionally; dull, unresponsivestolid
(adj.) experimental in nature; uncertain, hesitanttentative
(adj.) not combed; untidy; not properly maintained; unpolished, rudeunkempt
(adj., adv.) word for word; exactly as written or spokenverbatim
(adv.) cautiously, with great carewarily