AP LIT 345

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sycophant

a person who tries to please someone in order to gain a personal advantage-noun

loquacious

full of trivial conversation-adj

ennui

the feeling of being bored by something tedious-noun

vapid

lacking significance or liveliness or spirit or zest-adj

banal

obvious and dull, lacking orginality-adj

diffident

lacking self-confidence-adj

effervescent

marked by high spirits or excitement-adj

ineluctable

impossible to avoid or evade:"inescapable conclusion"-adj

contumely

a rude expression intended to offend or hurt-noun

salient

prominent; of notable significance-adj

sanguine

confidently optimistic and cheerful-adj

inane

without sense or meaning; silly-adj

Desultory

marked by lack of definite plan or regularity or purpose-adj

Sardonic

disdainfully or ironically humorous-adj

vociferous

conspicuously and offensively loud. expressing paddion loudly and insistntly wiht strong feeling-adj

pusillanimous

lacking in courage and manly strength and resolution -adj

surreptitous

(adj) stealthy, secret, intended to escape observationl made or accomplished by fraud

Discombobulated

having self-possession upset-verb

Stultify

deprive of strength or efficiency- verb

Zeitgeist

the spirit of the time-noun

pariach

one that is despised or rejected-n

peremptory

leaving no opportunity-adj

ubiquitour

(adjective) being or seeming to be everywhere at the same time

vagary

(noun) An extravagant or erratic notion or action

sobriquet

(noun) an affectionate or humorous nickname

satiate

verb- to satisfy fully

taciturn

adj- inclined to silence

pontificate

noun- to speak in a pompous matter

anathema

noun- a formal ecclesiastical ban

multifarious

adj.- having many different parts

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