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Week #5 Peregrination - Paroxysm

Mr. Varnes EOL Vovabulary Words
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Peregrination
travel by walking
penurious
excessively unwilling to spend
penultimate
just before the final; next to last
Penchant
a strong liking
Pejorative
expressing disapproval
Pedestrian
a person who travels by foot
Pedant
a person who pays more attention to formal rules and book learning than they merit
Pedagogue
a teacher
Pecuniary
relating to or involving money
Peccadillo
minor sin or offense
Paucity
an insufficient quantity or number
Patrician
a member of the aristocracy
Pathos
a quality that arouses emotions (especially pity or sorrow)
Pathological
caused by or evidencing a mentally disturbed condition
Patent
clearly apparent or obvious to the mind or senses, a document granting an inventor sole rights to an invention
Pastoral
a literary work idealizing the rural life (especially the life of shepherds)
Pastiche
a work of art that imitates the style of some previous work
Parvenu
a person who has suddenly risen to a higher economic status but has not gained social acceptance of others in that class
Parsimonious
excessively unwilling to spend
Paroxysm
a sudden outburst; a spasm, convulsion