25 terms

Fahrenheit 451 Deck Vocab

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marionette
puppet controlled by strings
olfactory
related to sense of smell
abstract
not concrete; indefinite
odious
disgusting; objectionable
proboscis
long snout
proclivities
natural tendencies
feigning
pretending; faking
cacophony
loud sound
theremin
electronic instrument
radical
extreme
rebut
disprove
beatific
filled with happiness and peace
contemptible
despicable
tyranny
absolute, cruel power
insidious
cunning
cadence
parry
parry
return a defense
incomprehensible
impossible to understand
incessant
unceasing
fugitive
one who is fleeing pursuit
status quo
unchanging state
grotesque
destructive force ugly
juggernaut
destructive force
suffused
saturated
quavered
shook