fresh_vocab_s1w8 - Regular VIII 10\/5 10\/8 abate v To put an end to diminish or reduce something in intensity With that new pimple Walter felt his acne

fresh_vocab_s1w8 - Regular VIII 10/5 10/8 abate v To put...

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Regular VIII 10/5 – 10/8 abate: v To put an end to, diminish, or reduce something in intensity. With that new pimple, Walter felt his acne abated any chance for a date with his dream girl. bleak: adj Gloomy and somber; dreary. deft: adj Skilled, adept. The deft detective quickly solved the case. environ: v To surround. exigent: adj Pressing; demanding. The exigent demands of the music took a toll on her voice. haggard: adj Showing signs of tiredness, anxiety, or hunger. After a twelve-hour shift at the hospital, anyone would look haggard. indefatigable: adj Incapable of being fatigued; tireless. kindling: n Easily ignited material, such as dry sticks of wood. placebo: n A harmless pill that will only help a patient when one thinks it is actually working. translate: v Express the sense of words in another language. Prefix Meaning trans- across Extra Credit VIII (in addition to regular list) archetype: n the original pattern or model.

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