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AP English Vocab

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1. Possessing carefull attention to detail; difficult to please

2. Incapable of being reformed

3. Not straightforward; crafty

4. Referring to the Middle Ages; old-fashioned

5. Forceful; urgently demanding attention

6. To grow or increase rapidly

7. Intense enthusiasm

8. Describing a dry - rainless climate

9. Exhibiting a display of great wealth

10. Easy-going; friendly

11. To cause to be doubted

12. One who is independent and resists adherence to a group

13. Unplanned; naturally occurring

14. Describing the category or artistic endeavor

15. Favorable; promising

16. Verbal expression or exchange; conversation

17. Spread or flowing throughout

18. Laziness; inactivity; dullness

19. Seemingly valid or acceptable; credible

20. Treating in a condescending manner

21. A brilliantly executed plan

22. Inequality in age - rank - or degree; - difference

23. Abundantly supplied; filled to capacity

24. Something out of place in time or sequence

25. Sincerity; openness

26. Having great depth or seriousness

27. A place of retreat or security

28. Describing a showy or pretentious display

29. Something that indicates what is to come; a forerunner

30. A feeling or understanding resulting from an experience

31. Concerned only with what is on the surface or obvious; shallow

32. A grammar construction in which two identical syntactic constructions are used

33. Proper; marked by good taste

34. Secretive

35. Hateful; marked by deep-seated ill-will

36. Stubbornly adhering to an opinion or a course of action

37. Severely critical or sarcastic

38. An inversion in the second of two parallel phrases

39. Expressing remorse for one's misdeeds

40. Large in scope or content

41. Fear - apprehension

42. Easily understood; clear

43. Not caring one way or the other

44. Coming into existence; emerging

45. Without decoration; strict

46. Developed or learned; not naturally occuring

47. One with an amateurish or superficial understanding of a field of knowledge

48. Feeling or showing little emotion

49. Freed from blame

50. Shrewd; clever