Grades 12+ (WVI 5)
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agog highly excited and full of anticipation.
amity friendly and peaceful relations.
extralegal not regulated or permitted by law; outside of legal authority.
feckless weak or incompetent; ineffective.
flagitious viciously or shamefully wicked; infamous.
germane having relevance to a given matter; pertinent; significant.
insularity the condition of being closed to new ideas or outside influences; narrow-mindedness.
jubilate to feel joyful; rejoice; exult.
obfuscate to make (something) seem or be difficult to understand; obscure or darken.
omnibus concerning or including a large collection of things.
periphrasis an indirect or roundabout way of phrasing something; circumlocution.
prolix wordy and boringly long.
pungent sharp and strong in taste or smell.
tamp to compress and pack tightly by repeated light taps.
untoward unexpected and unfortunate.