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  • Vocabulary Words30 all new words!By: Abby Pendergraft

  • Abductto carry off or lead away a person illegally in secret or with force

  • Brevitythe quality of expressing much in few words

  • Abridgeto shorten by omissions while retaining the basic contents

  • Demurto make objection, especially on the grounds of scruples

  • Eccentricdeviating from the recognized or customary character, practice,

  • Feasiblecapable of being done, effected, or accomplished

  • Willfuldeliberate, voluntary, or intentional

  • Bequeathto dispose of (personal property, especially money) by last will

  • Variegatedvaried in appearance or color; marked with patches or spots of different colors.

  • Judicioususing or showing judgment as to action or practical expediency

  • Kineticpertaining to motion.

  • Listto lean over or cause to lean over to one side

  • Wrathstrong, stern, or fierce anger

  • Novicea person who is new to the circumstances, work

  • UnkemptUncared for or neglected

  • Parsimonyextreme or excessive economy or frugality; stinginess; niggardliness.

  • Quellto suppress; put an end to; extinguish

  • Rancorbitter, rankling resentment or ill will

  • Zealousfull of, characterized by, or due to zeal

  • Taciturninclined to silence;

  • Gourmanda person who is fond of good eating, often indiscriminatingly and to excess.

  • Magnanimousgenerous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from petty resentfulness or vindictiveness

  • Immutablenot mutable; unchangeable; changeless

  • Xanthicof or pertaining to a yellow or yellowishcolor.

  • Scrupuloushaving or showing a strict regard for what one considers right; principled.

  • Capriciousled by whim; erratic

  • HackneyedUsed so often as to be trite, dull, and stereotyped

  • Charlatana person who pretends or claims to have more knowledge or skill than he or she possesses

  • Dauntto overcome with fear; intimidate