Grades 12+ (WVI 5)
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assail to attack with vigor or violence; assault.
caparison decorative trappings to cover a horse's saddle or harness.
centripetal forced or moving inward toward a center point or axis.
emote to express or simulate feelings, especially in an exaggerated or theatrical manner.
fracas a noisy disturbance or quarrel.
immiscible not able to be mixed or blended.
intersperse to place or scatter among other things.
inveigle to entice or ensnare by clever talk or flattery.
invidious tending to arouse feelings of resentment or animosity, especially because of a slight; offensive or discriminatory.
ligature a band or tie.
pastiche a work of visual art, music, or literature that consists mostly of materials and techniques borrowed from other works, sometimes done as an exercise to learn the technique of others.
perquisite a payment or benefit in addition to the wages or salary associated with a position.
splenetic ill-tempered or spiteful.
uxorious excessively or foolishly devoted to one's wife, and often thereby submissive to her.
vouchsafe to grant or give with condescension or as a special favor.