insane_vocab_w5 - Insanely Hard Vocabulary #5 au courant...

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Insanely Hard Vocabulary #5au courant[oh koo-RAHN]adjAware of what is going on; well informed.The media was au courant with the football injuries.cachinnate[KAK-uh-nayt]vLaugh loudly.The villain in the movie cachinnated when he thought he had won.duende[DWEN-de]nCharisma.Many people voted for her because of her duende.esculent[ES-kyuh-luhnt]adjEdible.This food is not good. It is barely eculent.facinorous:[fa*CIN"o*rous]adjExtremely wicked.A facinorous man kidnapped the child.farouche[fA-ROOSH]adjSullen or shy in company.The farouche one-year-old girl his her face behind her mother’s legs.harum scarum[HAIR-uhm-SKAIR-uhm]adjReckless.She shall be frightened by your harum scarum ways.hornswoggle[HAWRN-swog-uhl]vDeceive; bamboozle.He thought he could hornswoggle me into signing the contract.je ne sais quoi[zhuhnuhseKWA]nA quality that cannot be described or named easily.What is the je ne sais quoi that makes for a good writer?

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