SRS Ch 16-22

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definitions & notes only words
  1. bystander
    a spectator who does not participate in some event
  2. benevolent
    showing or motivated by sympathy and understanding
  3. skepticism
    doubt about the truth of something
  4. bafflement
    confusion resulting from failure to understand
  5. sheepish
    showing a sense of shame
  6. pestilence
    any epidemic disease with a high death rate
  7. disdain
    lack of respect accompanied by a feeling of intense dislike
  8. nonchalant
    marked by blithe unconcern
  9. oblivious
    lacking conscious awareness of
  10. customary
    commonly used or practiced
  11. valiant
    having or showing valor
  12. concede
    give over
  13. retort
    a quick reply to a question or remark

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