15 terms

Realism Vocab

Age of Reason AE10 Ginder
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Blithe
carefree and happy and lighthearted
Abeyance
n. A state of suspension or temporary inaction.
Acclivity
an ascending slope (as of a hill)
eddy
a current of water or air running contrary to the main current
Demur
To take exception; to object
Assent
to agree after careful consideration
languish
to be or become feeble, weak, or enervated.
efface
to eliminate or make indistinct by or as if by wearing away at a surface.
secession
withdrawal into privacy or solitude
Intimate
(v) to make known especially publicly or formally.
Epoch
An event or a time marked by an event that begins a new period or development
Knell
To summon or announce
Oscillate
to swing back and forth like a pendulum. to vary between opposing beliefs, feelings, or theories.
Deference
Respect and esteem due a superior or elder.
Sundry
miscellaneous, various