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TOEFL Word by meaning 017

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v. to lose self-confidence; to confuse; to put to shame; to disconcert; to embarrass

2

n. trust; belief; confidence; faith

3

n. amazement or terror that causes confusion; shock; dismay; alarm

4

adj. incapable of being defended or held; uninhabitable

5

n. tenet seemingly contradictory or false, but actually true

6

v. to talk or write excitedly; to scold; to lecture

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adj. winding; wandering aimlessly

8

v. to calm; to lessen in severity; to mollify; to relieve

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n. embankment used as a fortification; an idea; object serving as a protection

10

v. to punish through public criticism; to scold; to reprimand