Vocab Essay

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Vocabulary List 7- “Good Words” Atrocious- adjective, 
horrifyingly wicked. Congenial- (of a person) pleasant because of a personality, qualities, or interests that are similar to one's own, adjective Throng- noun, 
a large, densely packed crowd of people or animals. “He pushed his way through the throng to get through the concert line” Summons- noun, A call by an authority to appear, come, or do something. “summoned (verb) to court” Meditative- Adjective, of, involving, or absorbed in meditation or considered thought. “Think of meditating, “Meditative techniques” Accord- verb, give or grant someone (power, status, or recognition). “The powers accorded to the Speaker of the House. Derision- noun, contemptuous ridicule or mockery. “My presentation was greeted with derision and insults.” Variance- Noun, an amount of difference or change, think of math & Science observations Repose- transitive verb, to lie at rest, think of Ms. K post surgery Venerable- adj, old and respected : valued and respected because of old age, long use, etc. Countenance- a person's expression, noun Emblem- noun, an object or picture used to suggest a thing that cannot be shown, a person or thing that represents an idea Oratory- Noun, a place of prayer; especially : a private or institutional chapel Pathos- an emotion of sympathetic pity, noun Iniquity- the quality of being unfair or evil, noun Ostentatious- adjective, displaying wealth, knowledge, etc., in a way that is meant to attract attention, admiration, or envy Profane- : to treat (a holy place or object) with great disrespect, verb “think of profanity” Sagacious- adjective, : having or showing an ability to understand difficult ideas and situations and to make good decisions Imbue- verb, to cause (someone or something) to be deeply affected by a feeling or to have

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