Vocabulary 2nd Semenester

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redolent

having a strong distinctive fragrance

banter

good-natured and witty joking

turgid

swollen

innuendo

a statement which inderectly suggests that someone has done something wrong

fortnight

2 weeks

harlequin

diamond shaped/colorful pattern

wan

looking sick, pale, or unhealthy

devoid

not having something

infinitesimal

extreamly small

elated

very happy and excited

languid(ly)

weak; slow; sluggish

complacent

satisfied with how thigns are

turbulence

a state of violent disturbance and disorder

supercilious

an attitude in which you think you're better than everyone else

deft

skillful and clever

unobtrusive

not readily noticeable; inconspicuous

intimation

a suggestion of soemthing in an inderect way

vitality

an energetic style

apathetic

not having or not showing much emotion or interest

gaudy

tastelessly showy

condescending

treating people as weak or inferior

malevolence

having or showing a desire to casue harm to another person

tumultuous

a state of noisy confusion or disorder

haughty

havign or showing arrogant superiority

sinister

havign an evil appearence

amorphous

having no definite or clear shape

combustion

the act or burning

corpulent

haveing a large bulky body

defunct

no longer existing or beign used

disconcerting

causing an emotional disturbance

euphemism

a nicer way or saying something

exalted

highly praised; raised to a higher level

garrulous

very talkative

incessant

continuing without stopping

lethargic

lazy

obstinate

stubborn

prodigal

carelessly and foolishly spending money

rancour

bitter hatred

somnambulist

sleepwalker

strident

harsh yelling

vacuous

empty

vicarious

experienced at secondhand (hearing or watching it)

nebulous

not clear; difficult to see or understand

shiftless

not ambitious; lazy

exhilaration

a feelign of great happiness or excitement

distraught

very upset

colossal

very large

gibberish

meaningless word

slander

saying something false about someone else

incoherent

not easily heard or understood

rigid

won't bend; won't change mind

indiscernible

hard to see; unclear

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