17 terms

City of Embers vocab

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variety
a collection containing many different sorts of things
trudging
to walk with slow heavy steps
boast
to brag, to praise oneself, to show off
plummeting
falling or dropping straight down at high speed
scolding
angrily pointing out someone's mistakes
sprig
a small shoot or twig of a plant
reverberating
be repeated several times as an echo
resonate
To produce or show sound vibrations
diminished
made to seem smaller or less (especially in worth)
disreputable
Not respectable; having a bad reputation
serene
calm and untroubled; peaceful
raucous
unpleasantly loud and harsh
turbulent
(adj) disorderly, riotous, violent; stormy
chasm
a deep break or gap, a deep opening in the earth's surface
churning
moving or swirling violently
rivulets
a small brook or stream
plodding
the act of walking with a slow heavy gait