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to represent something in a clear and obvious way, to be a symbol or example of something
to include (something) as a part or feature
the passionate expression of grief or sorrow; an expression of regret or disappointment
to use knowledge and understanding to see patterns in what you are reading and draw conclusions from given information
existing or acting separately from other things or people
having the power or right to govern itself
not planned or chosen for a particular reason
done without any concern for what is fair or right
a change that happens when something is done; a result
a particular feeling or mood created by something
confident especially in a way that is rude
done or make without permission, right, or good reason
a short period of rest or relief from something that is difficult or unpleasant
a short delay that is allowed before an unpleasant obligation is fulfilled or a punishment is carried out
behavior that shows you respect someone and are willing to accept his/her opinions or judgement
to forcibly put an end to
to keep (something) a secret, to not allow people to know about or see (something)
to not allow yourself to feel, show or be affected by (an emotion)
to slow or stop growth, development, or normal functioning of
to express sharp disapproval or criticism or someone because of his or her behavior or actions
a pipe or tube through which something passes
someone or something that is used as a way of sending something (such as information or money) from one place or person to another
to control or rule in a harsh or cruel way
to make (someone) fell sad or worried for a long period of time
expressed without words or speech
understood or make known (as by an act or silence) though not actually expressed
to restrain (someone or something) by force
to hold in by self control
to prevent the natural or normal expression, activity, or development of
to shut out of consciousness
to violently attack with repeated thrusts or blows
(of an unpleasant feeling or sensation) to come on suddenly and strongly
to criticize strongly
to make (a marriage or romantic relationship) complete by having sex
to make (something) perfect or complete
(or a woman or her behavior) reserved, modest, and shy
not attracting a lot of attention
falsely reserved, modest, and shy; coy
voluntary self-punsishment inflicted as an outward expression of sorrow or remorse for having done wrong
pith (n), pithy (adj)
(n) the essence of something, the most important part
(adj) (of a language or style) concise but full of substance and meaning
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