Advanced Vocabulary List 8

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adroit adroit
Dexterous; deft.

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bogus bogus
Not true; fake.

The politician's allegations against the prime minister were completely bogus.

impede impede
To retard or obstruct the progress of. See Synonyms at hinder1.

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loathe loathe
To hate, detest, revile.

Yeah you probably right, but the hypocrisy and deceit of the Republicans which Americans loathe is simply unmatched! - CNN Poll: Americans think Sanford should resign

revere revere
To regard with awe, deference, and devotion.

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rudimentary rudimentary
Being in the earliest stages of development; incipient.

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skirmish skirmish
A minor or preliminary conflict or dispute: a skirmish over the rules before the debate began.

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terse terse
Brief, concise, to the point.

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trivial trivial
Ordinary; commonplace.

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verify verify
To prove the truth of by presentation of evidence or testimony; substantiate.

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