Vocabulary Word Flash Cards
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Severely criticise another person
1. Fail to make a payment or fail to honour a contract or agreement. 2. The preselected option adopted by a computer or some other device, or the act of reverting to such a position
limited in size or extent
Permission to sell another organisation's goods or services
Arousing or able to arouse intense feeling
General agreement; a generally accepted opinion or decision
Say you agree but do nothing
Respect and admiration for someone or something
A group of people of approximately the same age, status and interests.
To depend on each other
A position or situation from which there is no escape; deadlock
A person, place or thing which is unpleasant
Valuable things; an item of property
To say something while another is speaking; to interrupt someone
To place between someone or something
1. Extremely unpleasant 2. Profit without deduction of tax 3. 144, or twelve dozen
Very enthusiastic or passionate