Grades 12+ (WVI 5)
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blithe indifferent or casual; unconcerned.
castellated constructed with turrets and battlements like a castle.
cynosure a thing or person that is the center of attention and admiration.
elide to leave out or slur, as a syllable or letter, in pronunciation.
gird to surround, bind, or encircle, as with a belt.
immaculate not dirty; completely clean.
impermeable not permitting passage or penetration.
impugn to call into question; challenge or try to discredit.
indolence the tendency to avoid exertion or effort; laziness.
insouciant having no cares or anxieties; light-hearted; carefree.
lacuna a gap or omitted part.
munificent having or showing great generosity.
periphrasis an indirect or roundabout way of phrasing something; circumlocution.
scion an offspring or heir.
travesty something so grotesque or inferior as to seem a parody.