Wordly Wise Book 11 Lesson 1
Terms in this set (15)
adj. Of dubious authenticity or origin; spurious.
adj. Understood by only a few; mysterious.
v. 1. to summon or cause to assemble.
2. To gather or assemble; to meet formally.
adj. 1. Useful for some purpose; convenient.
2. concerned primarily or exclusively with serving one's own interests.
n. A means employed to bring about a certain result.
v. 1. To flow out slowly; to ooze or emit.
2. to give forth; to exhibit in abundance.
v. to motion energetically with the body or limbs.
adj. Calm and assured.
n. An increase, addition or gain, often by regular, consecutive amounts.
n. Excessive frivolity; a lack of seriousness; joking.
v. to embarrass or humiliate.
n. The area around the edges; the outermost part.
adj. Relating to, involving, or forming an outer edge or boundary.
n. One who tells stories with skill and wit.
v. To say or do over again; to repeat.
n. A deceptive scheme or strategy.
v. 1. To move back and forth from lack of balance; waver.
2. To alternate indecisively between opinions or courses of action.