Vocab Chapter 5

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ap lit,

Extol

To praise highly

Fervor

Intensity of emotion

Nuance

subtle or slight degree of difference

plaintively

In a sad,pleading manner

strident

loud ; harsh sounding. Forceful in a controversial opinion

Agape

Wide open (esp. mouth); surprised

Gesticulate

To say or express by gestures

Catharsis

Release of emotional tension

Exhort

To make an urgent appeal

Impunity

exemption from punishment, penalty, or harm

Decorous

Correct and polite; in good taste

Nexus

core or center

Imbibed

Drank (liquid); taken in (as knowledge)

Emissary

messenger, ambassador, harbinger

Evocation

calling forth

Sundering

breaking into parts

Furtive

secret; stealthy

Intoned

Uttered in a singing tone or a monotone

Slough

to cast off or shed

Facade

the front of a building ; a false face

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