english 10 vocab Lesson 8 words (10)

Question Answer
Abate To lesson in violence or intensity
Decorum Conformity to accepted standards of conduct, proper behavior
Abhor To detest, to hate strongly
Dole To distribute, to give out sparingly
Gamut The whole range or extent
Extrovert One who is outgoing, one who is energized rather than drained by interactions with others
Droll Amusing in an odd or whimsical (playful) way
Duplicity Intentional deceit, in speech or conduct
Effigy A crude dummy or image representing a hated person or group
Austere Stern, severe or plain

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