Grades 12+ (WVI 5)
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apposite fitting; pertinent; appropriate.
boorish rude; ill-mannered; crude.
collateral property or other security put forward to guarantee repayment of a loan.
emote to express or simulate feelings, especially in an exaggerated or theatrical manner.
exceptionable likely to be objected to; objectionable.
foment to encourage the development of; instigate or foster.
fulminate to vehemently denounce or criticize something.
harbinger someone or something that signals or foreshadows a later arrival or occurrence; herald; forerunner.
hypocrisy the practice or an instance of stating or pretending to hold beliefs or principles that one does not actually live by; insincerity.
laudatory expressing praise.
luminary a famous, important, or inspirational person.
purvey to supply or provide (especially food, drink, or other provisions).
surcingle a girth or belt that wraps around the body of a horse to secure a saddle, pack, or the like to its back.
tamp to compress and pack tightly by repeated light taps.
vouchsafe to grant or give with condescension or as a special favor.