fresh_vocab_s1w1 - Regular I 8/17 8/21 accord n Agreement...

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Regular I 8/17 - 8/21 accord: n Agreement; harmony. abide: v To put up with, tolerate. The babysitter had to abide one more month with the horrible child. barricade: n Something acting to obstruct a passage – barrier. cadence: n Balanced, rhythmic flow. discord: n Disagreement between persons or groups causing tension. espouse: v Adopt or support. Her writings espoused communism. gamut: n The complete range or scope of something. He went through the whole gamut of human emotions within a few minutes. imperative: adj Absolutely necessary. rancor: n Bitterness or resentfulness. He spoke without rancor to his ex-girlfriend. strident: adj Loud and harsh; grating. His voice had become increasingly sharp, almost strident. Prefix Meaning dis- the opposite of Extra Credit I (in addition to regular list) deciduous: adj shedding at a certain point. demagogue: n leader who promises things to people to gain power. promontory: n a high point of land or rock projecting into water.

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