Vocab4-6list1 - Unit 4 1. Abscond- bolt, make off, skip...

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Unit 4 1. Abscond- bolt, make off, skip town 2. Access- (n.) entry, admittance 3. Anarchy- chaos, disorder, turmoil, pandemonium 4. Arduous- hard, difficult, laborious, fatiguing 5. Auspicious- promising, encouraging, propitious 6. Biased- unfair, partial, bigoted 7. Daunt- dismay, cow 8. Disentangle- unravel, unwind, unscramble, unsnarl 9. Fated- destined, preordained, doomed 10. Hoodwink- dupe, put one over on 11. Inanimate- lifeless, dead, inert, spiritless 12. Incinerate- burn up, cremate, reduce to ashes 13. Intrepid- valiant, courageous, audacious, daring 14. Larceny- stealing, robbery, burglary 15. Pliant- supple, flexible, elastic, plastic 16. Pompous- pretentious, highfalutin, bombastic 17. Precipice- cliff, crag, bluff, promontory, ledge 18. Rectify- remedy, set right 19. Reprieve- (n.) stay, respite; (v.) postpone, delay 20. Revile- inveigh against, malign, vilify, denounce Sentences 1. anarchy- My life is always in anarchy because I can’t control it. 2. biased- I hate biased people because they are unfair. 3. disentangle- I get disentangles easily from situations, but also get into tangles easily. 4.
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This note was uploaded on 01/27/2011 for the course ENGLISH 1 taught by Professor Mrlee during the Spring '99 term at Shanghai University.

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Vocab4-6list1 - Unit 4 1. Abscond- bolt, make off, skip...

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