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English Vocab – Daily Digest , Day Eighteen

English vocabulary   Lethal adjective – of an instrument of certain death Synonym – fatal, deadly   Foist off: verb – to sell as genuine, sell with the intention of deceive Synonym – sell, palm off, fob off Foist verb – to force onto another Synonym – enclose, impose, inflict, …

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English Vocab – Daily Digest , Day Seventeen

English vocabulary 1. Vicarious adjective – experienced at second hand Synonym – exchangeable, secondary 2. Enormity noun – vastness of size or extent Synonym – outrageousness, atrocity, immensity, vileness 3. Stringent adjective – demanding strict attention to rules and procedures Synonym – rigorous, tight, demanding 4. Perpetrate verb – to …

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English Vocab – Daily Digest , Day Sixteen

English vocabulary 1. Partisan adjective – devoted to a cause or party Synonym – denominational, tendencious noun – an ardent and enthusiastic supporter of some person or activity Synonym – zealot, exponent, proponent, protagonist 2. Interim adjective – serving during an intermediate interval of time Synonym – impermanent, temporary 3. …

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English Vocab – Daily Digest , Day Fifteen

English vocabulary Guile noun – shrewdness as demonstrated by being skilled in deception Synonym – craft, cunning, slyness   Gourmet noun – a person devoted to refined sensuous enjoyment (esp. for food & drink) Synonym – Epicure, Gastronome, Bon Vivant   Ambivalent adjective – uncertain or unable to decide about …

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English Vocab – Daily Digest , Day Fourteen

English vocabulary 1. Upbeat noun – a contented state of being happy & healthy & prosperous noun – an unaccented beat(another meaning) adjective – pleasantly (even unrealistically) optimistic Synonym – eudemonia, cheerful, pollyannaish Antonym – ill being   2. Robust adjective – sturdy and strong in form, constitution or construction …

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