The Great Gatsby #12

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16 terms · passage 12

interference

(noun) the act of hindering or obstructing or impeding

defiantly

(adverb) in a rebellious manner

unutterable

(adjective) unspeakable; beyond expression

provincial

(noun) a country person; lacking sophistication, narrow-minded

squeamishness

(noun) a mild state of nausea

incoherent

(adjective) unable to think or express your thoughts in a clear or orderly manner

scrawled

(adjective) written hastily or carelessly

raspingly

(adverb) in a harsh and grating manner

pandered

(verb) to take advantage of another person's weaknesses

transitory

(adjective) enduring a very short time

compelled

(verb) to exert a strong, irresistible force on; sway

aesthetic

(adjective) concerning or characterized by an appreciation of beauty or good taste

commensurate

(adjective) an equal measure; corresponding in size and measurement

brooding

(noun) persistent morbid meditation on a problem

expansive

(adjective) friendly and open and willing to talk

accountability

(noun) a willingness to answer for your actions and decisions

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