Sadlier-Oxford Level D - Unit 2

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  1. adjourn

    close at the end of a session
  2. alien

    from another place or part of the world
  3. comely

    according with custom or propriety
  4. compensate

    make amends for
  5. dissolute

    unrestrained by convention or morality
  6. erratic

    liable to sudden unpredictable change
  7. expulsion

    the act of forcing out someone or something
  8. feint

    any distracting or deceptive maneuver
  9. fodder

    coarse food composed of plants or leaves and stalks
  10. fortify

    make strong or stronger
  11. illegible

    unable to be read
  12. jeer

    laugh at with contempt and derision
  13. lucrative

    producing a sizeable profit
  14. mediocre

    moderate to inferior in quality
  15. proliferate

    grow rapidly
  16. subjugate

    make subservient; force to submit or subdue
  17. sully

    make dirty or spotty
  18. tantalize

    harass with persistent teasing or baiting
  19. terse

    brief and to the point
  20. unflinching

    showing courage and determination in the face of danger
Created on October 29, 2010