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Unit 4 Vocabulary Group A

Aggrandize(v.) to increase in greatness, power, or wealth; to build up or intensify; to make appear greater
Inscrutable(adj.) impossible to see through physically; incapable of being understood
Archetype(n.) an original model after which similar things are patterned; a perfect or typical example
Erudite(adj.) scholarly, learned; boorish, pedantic
Infer(v.) to find out by reasoning; to arrive at a conclusion on the basis of thought; to hint, suggest, imply
Affable(adj.) courteous and pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to
Amorphous(adj.) shapeless, without definite form; of no particular type or character; without organization, unity, or cohesion
Gossamer(adj.) thin, light, delicate, insubstantial; (n.) a very thin, light cloth
Aura(n.) that which surrounds (as an atmosphere); a distinctive air or personal quality
Insular(adj.) relating to, characteristic of, or situated on an island; narrow or isolated in outlook or experience
Contraband(n.) illegal traffic, smuggled goods; (adj.) illegal, prohibited
Sleazy(adj.) thin or flimsy in texture; cheap; shoddy, or inferior in quality or character; ethically low, mean, or disreputable

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