28 terms

L&G IV Review C

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Phenomenon
a fact or event which can be observed and/or documented
Diaphanous
lightweight and transparent
Epiphany
a moment of great insight; revelation
Sycophant
a person who flatters; a yes-man
Adherent
a follower of person or idea
Incoherent
not able to be understood; nonsensical
Inherent
existing as a natural part
Diffuse
not concentrated or focused; wordy
Effusive
overflowing with words of feelings; gushing
Profuse
plentiful; abundant
Resolute
determined; steadfast
Dissolute
devoted to sensual pleasure; lacking in moral restraint
Insoluble
impossible to solve or fix
Diligent-
hardworking and careful
Recollect
to remember; to recall
Sacrilege
an act against a holy person or place
Proficient
skilled at; highly knowledgeable of
Factotum
an assistant who does a variety of jobs
Facsimile
a copy or imitation
Facile
too simplistic or easy
Expound
to explain or discuss in detail
Proponent
one who argues in favor of; supporter
Infrastructure
the basic framework of a building or a system
Construe
to interpret or analyze something in a particular way
Constructive
having a positive effect; helpful
Destitute
having no money; poor
Restitution-
payment for an injury; compensation
Stature
level of achievement