Lesson 40

Lesson 40

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4 Min
inarticulate
inarticulateadjective
(of people) unable to express oneself clearly or easily
inaudible
inaudibleadjective
impossible to hear; imperceptible by the ear
inapt
inaptadjective
not elegant or graceful in expression
inauspicious
inauspiciousadjective
not auspicious; boding ill
incessant
incessantadjective
uninterrupted in time and indefinitely long continuing
indomitable
indomitableadjective
impossible to subdue
virulent
virulentadjective
extremely poisonous or injurious; producing venom
virulence
virulencenoun
extreme harmfulness (as the capacity of a microorganism to cause disease)
pamphlet
pamphletnoun
a brief treatise on a subject of interest; published in the form of a booklet
pamphleteer
pamphleteernoun
someone who writes pamphlets, especially one who promotes partisan views on political issues
ample
ampleadjective
more than enough in size or scope or capacity
amplitude
amplitudenoun
(physics) the maximum displacement of a periodic wave
amply
amplyadverb
to an ample degree or in an ample manner
to disclaim
to disclaimverb
make a disclaimer about
to disclose
to discloseverb
make known to the public information that was previously known only to a few people or that was meant to be kept a secret
to discolor
to discolorverb
to change color in a way that is less attractive
to disconnect
to disconnectverb
make disconnected, disjoin or unfasten
surreptitious
surreptitiousadjective
marked by quiet and caution and secrecy; taking pains to avoid being observed
surreptitiously
surreptitiouslyadverb
in a surreptitious manner