English 10 Unit 2 Vocab

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sundry

adj - different, other

coy

adj - displaying modesty or shyness

smart

verb - to cause pain

brawn

noun - muscle

alight

verb - to stop in a journey, to arrive

scurrility

noun - coarseness or indecency of language

victual

noun - food or provisions of any kind

spry

adj - active, full of health and spirit

cuckold

noun - derisive name for the husband of an unfaithful wife

gallant

noun - a ladies' man, a paramour

lecherous

adj - characterized by indulgence of lust

knave

noun - an unprincipled man

nigh

adj - near

prevail

verb - to predominate

abate

verb - to lessen, diminish, reduce

doleful

adj - sorrowful

narrative verse

non-dramatic verse that tells a story

persona

from the latin word for mask, meaning the character assumed by the narrator in a poem or work of fiction

topos

from the greek word for place, meaning a commonly used literary scenario or technique

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