Chapter 14-18 Brave New World Vocabulary

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moribund

at the point of death

reparation

compensation (given or received) for an insult or injury

paroxysm

a sudden outburst; a spasm, convulsion

ineradicably

permanently; unchanging

sexagenerians

a senior, 60+

valedictions

a goodbye

abjection

a low or downcast state

turpitude

a corrupt or depraved or degenerate act or practice

vestibule

entrance

impunity

freedom from punishment

sedulously

diligently

delirium

mental disorder marked by confusion

scullion

a servant for menial tasks

compunction

a feeling of deep regret (usually for some misdeed)

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