Senior vocab…

Since I was out of the building three days out of last week, here is a review of the five most immediately important (they appear in your current article of the week):

altruistic (adj.) — unselfishly concerned for or devoted to the welfare of others

parable (n.) – a short allegorical story designed to illustrate or teach some truth, religious principle, or moral lesson.

contravene (v.) – to come or be in conflict with; go or act against; deny or oppose (esp. a rule or law)

solidarity (n.) – union or fellowship arising from common responsibilities and interests, as between members of a group or between classes, peoples, etc.:

impunity (n.)  – exemption from punishment or other negative consequences


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