15 terms

Old Man and the Sea

STUDY
PLAY

Terms in this set (...)

gaunt
very thin especially from disease or hunger or cold
benevolent
intending or showing kindness
humility
humble; a lack of false pride
subdue
put down by force or intimidation
relic
Something old and usually of sentimental value
fiction
A lie; a deliberately false or improbable account
resolution
the trait of being firm in purpose or belief/ determined
congregated
to gather together in group form
ineffectual
producing no result
iridescent
Glowing, or varying in color when seen in different lights
contempt
lack of respect accompanied by a feeling of intense dislike
myriad
a large indefinite number
imperceptible
impossible or difficult to sense
intolerable
incapable of being put up with
interminable
tiresomely long; endless

Flickr Creative Commons Images

Some images used in this set are licensed under the Creative Commons through Flickr.com.
Click to see the original works with their full license.