lotf vocab

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enmity

Deep seated hatred; state of being an enemy

Chorister

A singer in or leader of a choir

bastion

A projecting part of a fortification

ebullience

High spirits; exhilaration; exuberance

recrimination

The act of accusing in return; opposing another charge

tumult

Commotion of a great crowd; disorder

contrite

Showing sincere remorse

tacit

Understood without being openly expressed; implied

furtive

Secret; surreptitious; characterized by stealth

blatant

Totally or offensively obtrusive; very obvious

taboo

A prohibition; exclusion from use or mention

malevolent

Having an ill will or wishing harm to others; malicious

ludicrous

Laughably and obviously absurd; foolish

inarticulate

Unable to express oneself

appalled

Struck with fear or dread; aghast

tremulous

Fearful; quaking; shivering, as from fear

leviathan

Something very large; giant sea creature

clamor

A loud outcry; great expression of discontent

dun

Dark and gloomy; of a dull color

impervious

Incapable of being penetrated or affected

covert

A thicket; thick underbrush affording cover for game

glower

To look at or stare at angrily or sullenly

rebuke

To criticize sharply

fervor

Great intensity of emotion; the state of being emotionally aroused

static

Electricity that accumulates

corpulent

Large or bulky of body; excessively fat

saunter

To walk at a leisurely pace; stroll

gesticulate

To make or use gestures, especially in an excited manner

loathing

Strong dislike or disgust

phosphorescence

An emission of light

luminous

Emitting light; full of light

wary

On guard; watchful; characterized by caution

talisman

An object with magical power

acrid

Unpleasantly sharp or bitter to the taste or smell

ululation

A long, loud, emotional utterance; a howl

epaulette

A fringed shoulder piece worn on military uniforms

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