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13 terms

Tone Words: Part 3

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intimate
having mutual interests or affections
judgemental
authoritative and often having critical opinions
jovial
jolly
lyrical
expressing a poet's inner feelings; emotional; full of images; song-like
matter-of-fact
Accepting of conditions, not fanciful or emotional
mocking
laughing at; making fun of
morose
gloomy
malicious
purposely hurtful
objective
unbiased; not subjective
optimistic
hopeful, cheerful
obsequious
polite and obedient in order to gain something
patronizing
air of condescension
pessimistic
seeing the worst side of things; no hope