Power Plus Lesson 14 book 3

15 terms by MrsButvilas

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bombat

impressive but meaningless language

orthography

correct spelling

paleontology

a science dealing with prehistoric life through the study of fossils

recoil

to retreat, to draw back

panache

self-confidence, a showy manner

saturnine

gloomy, sluggish

endemic

confined to a particular country or area

mendecious

lying, false, deceitful

obviate

to prevent, to get around

paroxysm

a sudden outburst, a fit

aggrandize

to increase the range of, to expand, to make appear larger

deign

to lower oneself before an inferior

flaunt

to show off

shibboleth

a wordor pronunciation that distinguishes someone as of a particular group

elicit

to draw forth, to call forth

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