English II Unit 3 Vocabulary

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Section 1

Question Answer
(n.) an enemy, opponentadversary
(v.) to turn away; to make indifferent or hostile; to transfer, conveyalienate
(n.) a skillful or ingenious advice; a clever trick; a clever skill; trickeryartifice
(v.) to compel, forcecoerce
(adj.) cowardly; (n.) a cowardcraven
(adj.) of or related to cooking or the kitchenculinary
(v.) to erase, wipe out, cut outdelete
(n.) a death, especially of a person in a lofty positiondemise
(v.) to enliven, cheer, give spirit or liveliness toexhilarate
(adj.) plowed but not seeded; inactive; reddish-yellow; (n.) land left unseeded; (v.) to plow but now seedfallow

Section 2

Question Answer
(v.) to disturb, worry; to trouble by repeated attacksharass
(adj.) stormy, harsh; severe in attitude or actioninclement
(v.) to think about in a dreamy way, pondermuse
(adj.) so unimportant that it can be disregardedneglibile
(v.) to make permanent or long lastingperpetuate
(n.) an example that may serve as a basis for imitation or later actionprecedent
(adj.) inflicting or aiming at punishmentpunitive
(v.) to set right, remedy; (n.) relief from wrong or injuryredress
(n.) a temporary stay; (v.) to stay for a timesojourn
(adj.) refined in manner or style, suaveurbane