Terms in this set (96)

  • Abstract
    Not concrete
  • Purport
    Meaning sense
  • Relevant
    Pertinent
  • Apposite
    Highly appropriate
  • Predicate
    Base upon
  • Dogmatic
    Excessively positive in manner
  • Specious
    Appearing to be correct
  • Refute
    To disaprove
  • Stoicism
    Patient endurance
  • Assay
    To test
  • Canvass
    To examine fully
  • Ferret
    To investigate
  • Imbide
    Drink
  • Etymology
    Developement of words
  • Foreshadow
    To show beforehand
  • Presentiment
    A feeling that something is about to happen
  • Auspicious
    Favorable
  • Evince
    To display or give a sign
  • Ensign
    Flag
  • Lucid
    Clear
  • Patent
    Revealed to everyone
  • Perspicuity
    Clearness of expression
  • Expatiate
    In detail
  • Covert
    Hidden or secret
  • Ulterior
    Lying behind what is expressed
  • Garble
    To mutilate communication
  • Determinate
    Clearly decided
  • Questionable
    Open to doubt
  • Cursory
    Hasty
  • Bootsy
    Being messed up
  • Poetry
    Includes rhyme and matter
  • Idyll
    A symbolic story
  • Personification
    Human quality to nonliving object
  • Paradox
    A self contradictory statement that could be true
  • Peruse
    To look over carefully
  • Plagiarism
    Copying someone else work
  • Alter
    To change
  • Augment
    Make better
  • Disperse
    Scatter
  • Emulate
    Imitate
  • Forage
    Hunt
  • Apathy
    Uncaring
  • Clarity
    Clear
  • Defiance
    To defy or rebel
  • Discretion
    Showing good judgement
  • Exuberance
    Enthusiasm
  • Archaeology
    Study of life
  • Ethnology
    Study of races
  • Anthology
    A collection of literary works
  • Allegory
    Symbolic story
  • Abstract
    Not concrete
  • Purport
    Meaning sense
  • Relevant
    Pertinent
  • Apposite
    Highly appropriate
  • Predicate
    Base upon
  • Dogmatic
    Excessively positive in manner
  • Specious
    Appearing to be correct
  • Refute
    To disaprove
  • Stoicism
    Patient endurance
  • Assay
    To test
  • Canvass
    To examine fully
  • Ferret
    To investigate
  • Imbide
    Drink
  • Etymology
    Developement of words
  • Foreshadow
    To show beforehand
  • Presentiment
    A feeling that something is about to happen
  • Auspicious
    Favorable
  • Evince
    To display or give a sign
  • Ensign
    Flag
  • Lucid
    Clear
  • Patent
    Revealed to everyone
  • Perspicuity
    Clearness of expression
  • Expatiate
    In detail
  • Covert
    Hidden or secret
  • Ulterior
    Lying behind what is expressed
  • Garble
    To mutilate communication
  • Determinate
    Clearly decided
  • Questionable
    Open to doubt
  • Cursory
    Hasty
  • Bootsy
    Being messed up
  • Poetry
    Includes rhyme and matter
  • Idyll
    A symbolic story
  • Personification
    Human quality to nonliving object
  • Paradox
    A self contradictory statement that could be true
  • Peruse
    To look over carefully
  • Plagiarism
    Copying someone else work
  • Alter
    To change
  • Augment
    Make better
  • Disperse
    Scatter
  • Emulate
    Imitate
  • Forage
    Hunt
  • Apathy
    Uncaring
  • Clarity
    Clear
  • Defiance
    To defy or rebel
  • Discretion
    Showing good judgement
  • Exuberance
    Enthusiasm