| Wordy Wednesday |

Happy Wednesday! 10 new words for you guys! I hope these words are helpful to you in some way!

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1.
Acculturation
ac·cul·tur·a·tion
noun
cultural modification of an individual, group, or people by adapting to or borrowing traits from another culture;
a merging of cultures as a result of prolonged contact.
the process by which a human being acquires the culture of a particular society from infancy.

2.
Commiserate
com·mis·er·ate
verb
express or feel sympathy or pity; sympathize.
feel, show, or express pity for (someone).
to share a falling of distress.

3.
Wheedle
whee·dle
verb
employ endearments or flattery to persuade someone to do something or give one something.

4.
Proclivity
pro·cliv·i·ty
noun
a tendency to choose or do something regularly; an inclination or predisposition toward a particular thing.
a natural or habitual inclination or tendency.

5.
Nominal
nom·i·nal
adjective
(of a role or status) existing in name only.
(of a price or amount of money) very small; far below the real value or cost.
to small to be considered or taken seriously.

6.
Tenuous
ten·u·ous
adjective
very weak or slight.
very slender or fine; insubstantial.
not dense.
of slight importance.

7.
Seditious
se·di·tious
adjective
inciting or causing people to rebel against the authority of a state or monarch.
resistant to lawful authority.
having the purpose of overthrowing an established government.

8.
Vitriolic
vit·ri·ol·ic
adjective
filled with bitter criticism or malice.
highly caustic

9.
Peculate
pec·u·late
verb
embezzle or steal (money, especially public funds).

10.
Sangfroid
sang·froid
noun
composure or coolness, sometimes excessive, as shown in danger or under trying circumstances.

Check back Friday or Saturday for chapter 6 of Judicious Julia to see what happens next!
Madi ❤

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