English -- Chapter 5

20 terms by MikeHylla 

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Abyss

deep or bottomless pit

Befall

to happen, occur

Crucial

of supreme importance

Dregs

the last remaining part

Embody

to give from to, to incorporate

Exasperate

to irrate, annoy, anger

Fiasco

the complete collapse or failure of a project

Garnish

to adorn or decorate, especially food

Heritage

an inheritance, a birthrite

Inert

lifeless, unable to move or act

Mercenary

acting or working for self gain only

Negligent

marked by carelessness or difference

Oblivion

forgetfulness, disregard,

Opus

an impressive piece of work; especially a musical

Pallid

pale, lacking color, weak

Parable

short narrative designed to teach a moral lesson

Rational

based on reasoning, able to make reason

Reciprocal

shared, involving give and take between people

Stricture

limitation or restriction

Veneer

a thin outer layer; surface apperance or decoration

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