Voc10K: Lesson 1

Once there was a girl who walked straight, yet she was truly lame.
She walked upright in new boots, yet I tell you her feet were bare.
She lives forever, yet she lies buried in a vault of fertile air.
And if she’s shaken from her torpor, she’d rise to write.
What would she write?
                                     — Patti Smith

abdomen /^emen/ cn.
bowels /au^elz/ n.
bereave /i’ri:/ v. +of
deprive /ai/ v. +of
consecrate /’konsikreit/ v.
evoke  v.
groove  cn.
chisel /izl/ v.cn.
jolt /oult/ v.
obsolete  adj.
antiquated /kwei/ adj.
prowl /au/ v.
crawl /o:l/ v.
scoop /u:/ vt.
shovel /^vvl/ vt. -ed
status  n.
sue  vt.
indict /ait/ vt.
impeach /i:/ v.
sympathize /^e/ v. +with
bandit  cn.
brigand /ig^end/ cn.
burglar /^e:gl^e/ cn.
commemorate /^e/ v.
defile /ifail/ vt.
sully /^v/ vt.
rug /^v/ cn.
deviation /i’ei/ cn.
detour /i:tu^e/ n.v.
fortitude  un.
inconsolable /ink^en’soul^ebl/ adj.
nibble  vt.n.
pageant /aedg^ent/ cn.
spectacle  cn.
scourge /^e:dg/ n.
calamity /^e’laem^e/ cn.
tumble /^v/ v.
afflict /^e/ vt.
censure /sh^e/ v.n.
reproach v.n.
reprove  v.
dissimulation  n.
hypocrisy /i’pokr^esi/ n.
sarcastic /a:kae/ adj.
flog /o/ vt.
spank /ae/ vt.cn.
inscription  cn.
epigraph /e/ cn.
meddle  v. +with
posture /o/ n.
demeanor /i’mi:/ n.
rummage /^vmidg/ vt.
ransack /aensaek/ vt.
spout /au/ v.
spouse /auz/ cn.
exude /ig’zju:d/ v.
traverse /aev^es/ v.
bisect /ai/ v.
wistful  adj.
yearning /^e:/ adj.
amicable /aemi/ adj.
blizzard  n.
cruise /z/ v.
voyage /oiidg/ v.n.
yacht /ot/ cn.
eradicate /irae/ vt.
extirpate /’ekst^e:peit/ vt.
annihilate /^e’nai^eleit/ vt.
glimmer /i/ v.n.
flicker /i/ v.n.
lump  cn.
scour /au^e/ v.n.
slash  v.n.
gash /ae/ v.n.
slump  v.cn.
recession /i’se/ n.
vogue /v^eug/ n. have a ~
rogue /^eu/ n.
mammal /’maeml/ n.
mammoth /’maem^eth/ n.
moth /o/ n.
ascribe /^es’kraib/ v. +to
bulwark /ulw^e/ cn.
barrack /aer^e/ n. ofter used in plural
dubious /ju:bi^e/ adj.
ambiguous /aem’bigju^es/ adj.
facet /aesi/ cn.
heed /i:/ v.n. take ~
huddle  vi.
mumble /^v/ v.
bumble  v.
relic  cn.
smog /o/ n.
fume /ju:/ cn.
wayfarer /e^er^e/ cn.
pedestrian /^ede/ cn.
wont /on/ n.adj.
habitude  n.
tyrant /tai^er^ent/ cn.
tyranny /tir^eni/ n.

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