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gullivers travel vocab - Dhaval Rana English III-HN April...

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Dhaval Rana English III-HN April 26, 2009 Part 1 Approbation- NOUN an act of approving formally or officially If you require the approbation of others on an achievement, then you are either unsure of yourself or you just love receiving the applause from others for something you've accomplished. Equivocating- VERB to avoid committing oneself in what one says "Jen asked Ben what he thought of her layer cake; he thought it was nasty, but he couldn't tell her that - and he didn't want to lie, so he had to equivocate." Expurgated- VERB to cleanse of something morally harmful, offensive, or erroneous Television is often expurgated because of its large impact on society Homunculus- NOUN a little man Everyone teased Mr. Hamas calling him a homunculus. Misanthrope- NOUN a person who hates or distrusts humankind The weird teacher in d222 shouted angrily at everyone that passed was a real misanthrope. Idyllically- ADJECTIVE of, relating to, or being an
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This note was uploaded on 10/15/2010 for the course SCIENCE 161 taught by Professor Potenza during the Spring '10 term at Anne Arundel CC.

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