Macbeth Vocab

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Predominance
1. Predominance= a state of having ascendancy, power, authority, or influence over others. 2. "Predominant." Dictionary.com. Dictionary.com, n.d. Web. 30 Nov. 2012. <http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/predominant>. 3. The United States is the only country of predominance in the world.

Stealthy
1. Stealthy= secret, clandestine, or surreptitious procedure. 2. "Stealthy." Dictionary.com. Dictionary.com, n.d. Web. 30 Nov. 2012. <http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/stealthy>. 3. The burglars were quiet and stealthy as he made his way through the house.

Multitudinous
1. Multitudinous= forming a multitude or great number; existing, occurring, or present in great numbers; very numerous. 2. "Multitudinous." Dictionary.com. Dictionary.com, n.d. Web. 30 Nov. 2012. <http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/multitudinous>. 3. The multitudinous of all the gravity around earth made things easy to walk.

Palpable
1. Palpable= capable of being touched or felt.
2. "Palpable." Dictionary.com. Dictionary.com, n.d. Web. 30 Nov. 2012. <http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/palpable>. 3. Anger rushed out in a palpable wave through his arms and legs.

Augment
1. Augment= to make larger; enlarge in size, number, strength, or extent; increase. 2. "Augment." Dictionary.com. Dictionary.com, n.d. Web. 30 Nov. 2012. <http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/augment?s=t>. 3. I need to augment my amounts of money

Equivocated
1. Equivocated= to use ambiguous or unclear expressions, usually to avoid commitment or in order to mislead. 2. "Equivocated." Dictionary.com. Dictionary.com, n.d. Web. 30 Nov. 2012. <http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/equivocated?s=t>. 3. They couldn't equivocate on the majesty of His oratory.

Indissoluble
1. Indissoluble= not dissoluble; incapable of being dissolved, decomposed, undone, or destroyed. 2. "Indissoluble." Dictionary.com. Dictionary.com, n.d. Web. 30 Nov. 2012. <http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/indissoluble?s=t>. 3. It was found to be virtually indissoluble in water.

Dauntless
1. Dauntless= not to be daunted or intimidated; fearless; intrepid. 2. "Dauntless." Dictionary.com. Dictionary.com, n.d. Web. 30 Nov. 2012. <http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/dauntless?s=t>. 3. He was formidable in a fight, for he was of powerful build and dauntless courage.

Predominant
1. Predominant= having ascendancy, power, authority, or influence over others. 2. "Predominant." Dictionary.com. Dictionary.com, n.d. Web. 30 Nov. 2012. <http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/predominant?s=t>. 3. The gene for brown eyes is predominant.

Infirmity
1. Infirmity= a physical or moral weakness or ailment.
2. "Infirmity." Dictionary.com. Dictionary.com, n.d. Web. 30 Nov. 2012. <http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/infirmity?s=t>. 3. His infirmity made it impossible for him to play football.

Malevolence
1. Malevolence= wishing or appearing to wish evil to others. 2. "Malevolence." Dictionary.com. Dictionary.com, n.d. Web. 30 Nov. 2012. <http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/malevolence?s=t>. 3. Macbeth’s malevolence was only outmatched by his desire for power.

Pernicious
1. Pernicious= causing insidious harm or ruin; ruinous; injurious. 2. "Pernicious." Dictionary.com. Dictionary.com, n.d. Web. 30 Nov. 2012. <http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/pernicious?s=t>. 3. The storm was very pernicious in strength.

Judicious
1. Judicious= using or showing judgment as to action or practical expediency; discreet, prudent, or politic. 2. "Judicious." Dictionary.com. Dictionary.com, n.d. Web. 30 Nov. 2012. <http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/judicious?s=t>. 3. Lady Macbeth was a very judicious woman.

Sundry
1. Sundry= various or diverse.
2. "Sundry." Dictionary.com....
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