Vocabulary Unit 6

Vocabulary Unit 6

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Term Definition
Anonymous (adj.) unnamed, without the name of the person involved (writer, composer, etc.) ; unknown; lacking individuality
Dupe (n.) a person easily tricked or deceived;
Dupe (v.) to deceive
Eradicate (v.) to root out, get rid of, destroy completely
Inimitable (adj.) not capable of being copied or imitated
Makeshift (n.) a temporary substitute for something else
Makeshift (adj.) crude, flimsy, or temorary
Pending (adj.) waiting to be settled
Pending (prep.) until
Preview (n.) something seen in advance;
Preview (v.) to view beforehand
Scrimp (v.) to handle very economically or stingily; to supply in a way that is small, short, or scanty
Utmost (adj.) greatest, highest, farthest
Utmost (n.) the extreme limit
Browse (v.) to nibble, gaze; to read casually; to window-shop
Dynamic (adj.) active, energetic, forceful
Frustrate (v.) to prevent from accomplishing a purpose or fulfilling a desire; to cause feelings of discouragement
Grim (adj.) stern, merciless; fierce, savage, cruel
Marginal (adj.) in,at or near the edge or margin; only barely good, large, or important enough for the purpose
Prescrible (v.) to order as a rule or course to be followed; to order for medical purposes
Prominent (adj.) standing out so as to de easily seen; important, well-known
Reluctant (adj.) unwilling, holding back
Snare (v.) to trap,catch;
Snare (n.) a trap or entanglement
Vengeance (n.) punishment in return for an injury or a wrong ; unusual force or violence

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