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Terms in this set (10)
(n) A pecularity of behavior, an unaccountable act or event
People have the strangest quirks; some can be real jerks
(adj) Totally or foolishly impractical
Jim, the messenger, is not idiotic, hes just quixotic.
(n) A development growing out of or often complicating a peoblem or pain; a consequence
A possible ramification of encountering rams while on vacation
(v) To give up doing, professing or intending; to surrender, to give in
Captain Ahab would never relinquish reeling in the fish.
(v) The act or pracfuce of recalling the past
Jim never got over his rim miss and tortured himself for years eeminiscing about it.
(n) A string feeling of sasness or guilt for having done something wrong
The horse felt remorse for eating his owners food.
(adj) Rising after defeat
A resurgent seargant never gives up.
(v) To regard with great devotion or respect, to honor
Hero of the American Revolution, Paul Revere ks greatly revered.
(v/n) To hold the attention of something that fastens two larts together
The audience was riveted to thei seats watching the riveter.
(n) A list of names, especiallg od oersonnel available for duty
A rooster on the roster.
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