15 terms

english vocab

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Tenable
adj. capable of being defended or maintained
Tangible
adj. Capable of being touched; Real or concrete
Taciturn
adj. Habitually untalkative
Tacit
unspoken; implied/inferred
Venal
adj. open to, or marked by, bribery or corruption
Vagary
N. A bizarre or eccentric idea, action, or condition
Usurp
v. To seize a power, office, function or the like without any legal right to do so
Urbane
refined, elegant and sophisticated in manner or style
Ubiquitous
adj. Being or seeming to be everywhere
Turbulent
adj. violently agitated or disturbed; restless or unruly
Trenchant
adj. Perceptive and forceful; cutting
Traumatic
adj. So shocking as to produce a lasting psychological effect
tranquil
adj. Peaceful and quiet free of mental agitation
Thwart
V. To block or frustrate
Tentative
In the nature of an experiment of trail; uncertain