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10 terms

The Great Gatsby Vocabulary Ch. 3

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Permeate
(v.) to pass into or through every part of; to penetrate through the pores; to be diffused through; pervade; saturate
Innuendo
(n.) an indirect comment about a person or thing, esp. of a disparaging or a derogatory nature
Erroneous
(adj.) containing error; mistaken; incorrect; wrong
Vehement
(adj.) strongly emotional; intense or passionate
Cordial
(adj.) courteous and gracious; friendly; warm
Impetuous
(adj.) charactgerized by sudden or rash action, emotion, etc.; impulsive
Vacuous
(adj.) lacking in ideas or intelligence
Corpulent
(adj.) large or bulkky of body; portly; stout; fat
Provincial
(adj.) having the manners, and viewpoints considered characteristic of sophisticated inhabitants of a province; rustic; narrow or illiberal
Din
(n.) a loud, confused noise; a continued loud or tumultuous sound; noise clamor