How can we help?

You can also find more resources in our Help Center.

12 terms

Preview 13 vocabulary

STUDY
PLAY
Aleutian
relating to the Aleut; inhabitant of the Aleutian Islands
beefalo
cross between buffalo, or bison, and cattle, yields leaner meat
callowness
lacking adult maturity, immaturity
decrescendo
gradual decrease in force or loudness
in extenso
at full length
littoral
of or on a shore, especially a seashore
monofilament
single strand of fiber, such as nylon, used for fishing line
neolith
stone implement of the Neolithic Period
oubliette
dungeon with a trap door on the ceiling as its only entrance
quintessential
being the most typical
skipjack
1. tuna-like fish 2. any fish that jumps out of water 3. sailboat
transpontine
1. on the other side of a bridge 2. characteristic of melodramas once performed in London