Lesson 8
aborigine
n. An original inhabitant, especially one displaced by later settlers.
abrogate
v. To put an end to; to abolish or repeal.
appurtenance
n. An item of equipment; an accessory.
bivouac
n. A temporary camp or shelter.——
Bivouac. V. To stay in such a camp.
cetacean
n. A member of the order of marine mammals that includes whales, dolphins, and porpoises.
decry
v. to criticize strongly; to denounce.
desuetude
n. A state of disuse.
leviathan
n. Anything that is of enormous size.
mawkish
adj. Excessively sentimental. AND Having an unpleasant, sickly sweet taste.
misapprehend
v. TO fail to understand correclty
parochial
adj. limiting or arrow in scope or outlook. AND. Of or related to a church parish.
purvey
V. To be in the business of supplying goods, especially food or provisions, for use.
n. purveyor
recourse
n. A turning to someone or something for aid. AND. A source of help or support.
replete
adj. Well supplied; full.
waive
v. To give up as a right; to forgo.
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