Advertisement Upgrade to remove ads

ebullition (n.)

exuberence; bubbling enthusiasm

metamorphosis (n.)

change of form, structure, function

deride (v.)

to scorn or ridicule

accoutrement (n.)

clothes, equipment

hoary (adj.)

white or gray

assail (v.)

to attack physically or verbally

quail (v.)

to recoil (in fear)

countenance (n.) (v.)

(n.) facial expression (v.) to approve or tolerate

grave (adj.)

serious; solemn

pall (n.)

a dark or gloomy covering

keen (v.)

to wail mournfully

dirge (n.)

a song of grief or mourning

dogmatism (n.)

arrogant, positive assertion of opinion

fraught (adj.)

filled or loaded

foist (v.)

to get a thing bought (or accepted) by fraud or deception

Please allow access to your computer’s microphone to use Voice Recording.

Having trouble? Click here for help.

We can’t access your microphone!

Click the icon above to update your browser permissions above and try again

Example:

Reload the page to try again!

Reload

Press Cmd-0 to reset your zoom

Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom

It looks like your browser might be zoomed in or out. Your browser needs to be zoomed to a normal size to record audio.

Please upgrade Flash or install Chrome
to use Voice Recording.

For more help, see our troubleshooting page.

Your microphone is muted

For help fixing this issue, see this FAQ.

Star this term

You can study starred terms together

NEW! Voice Recording

Create Set