engelska7 glosor

The exercise was created 2018-12-05 by matildaalmstrom. Question count: 64.

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  • that is to say; in other words i.e
  • very funny hilarious
  • an important food fish of northern Atlantic waters that is close to extinction cod
  • to eat up greedily devour
  • far-reaching, deep profound
  • an opinion formed beforehand, esp. an unfavourable one predjuce
  • on the other hand; by contrast however
  • to reach a critical or crucial stage come to a head
  • an attorney who advises clients on legal matters, represents clients in certain lower courts solicitior
  • the outer parts or area, especially of a town outskirts
  • a native or inhabitant of Switzerland swizz
  • to express polite refusal decline
  • a person who is authorized to act as an agent for the sale of land real estate agent
  • a leather with a fine velvet-like surface on one side suede
  • making claim to distinction or importance pretentious
  • characterized by or subject to whim; impulsive and unpredictable capricious
  • a sense of deep regret and guilt for something one did remorse
  • alone, single solitary
  • a physician who specializes in the care of babies pediatrician
  • a situation in which further progress is impossible a dead end
  • the usually residential region around a major city suburb
  • with bad intent malicious
  • blindly and obstinately attached to some creed or opinion and intolerant toward others bigoted
  • bad language in a religious context blasphemy
  • a deep to vivid purplish red to vivid red crimson
  • a unit of volume pint
  • study of the origin and development of words etymology
  • to write entries in, add material to, or maintain a weblog blog
  • not very noticeable inconspicuous
  • a paradoxical, insoluble, or difficult problem conundrum
  • hard-wearing fabric with soft velvety stripes corduroy
  • the edible root of a European plant swede
  • first initial
  • a reality show on TV Big brother
  • old, shabby and in bad repair dilapidated
  • a very hot place furnace
  • to make a bad situation worse add insult to jury
  • wiped out obliterad
  • nearness proximity
  • the foreign minister in the US the Secretary of State
  • gathering of people in a church congregation
  • unasked for entry intrusion
  • fragments of something destroyed debris
  • the corporate executive CEO
  • hot and airless stifling
  • not able to read or write illiterate
  • not good enough inadequate
  • very clear and detailed vivid
  • word used to replace one which has become too negative euphemism
  • an apartment i a building in which each apartment is individually owned condominium
  • to steal (money) that belongs to the company or organization that one works for embezzle
  • the gradual increase of the temperature of the earth's lower atmosphere as a result of the increase in greenhouse gases global warming
  • have sex copulate
  • uneasy and apprehensive about an uncertain event or matter anxious
  • make peace bury the hatchet
  • forcibly remove from power overthrow
  • the sense of right and wrong that governs a person's thoughts and actions conscience
  • a person responsible for handling cash in a bank, shop, or other business cashier
  • idea nation
  • unusually large in size, degree, or number vast
  • a social networking site founded in 2004 initially targeting Harvard student facebook
  • a person who is a citizen of a county other than the one in which he or she lives alien
  • using or able to use two languages bilingual
  • savagely fierce or cruel ferocious

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