1st Semester Exam: Membean Vocab.
Terms in this set (35)
to straighten out a difficult situation.
dangerous or likely to cause death.
a historical document that keeps track of happenings in the order in which they happened.
knowledgeable about many different things.
A strong desire to hurt others.
When it is authorized by official, legal means.
You intently plan or study it.
a social rank; a standing
It cannot be made content, or cannot be destroyed.
When it is common or ordinary.
You prepare a plan of action by thinking about it deeply beforehand.
It is one's personal tendency or habitual frame of mind.
It varies and shifts about.
unattractive or not very pleasant to look at.
lacks worldly experience and so acts as if she doesn't know the consequences of some actions.
Determined to continue doing what one has set out to do.
To treat one like you are inferior.
It is a short-term, temporary duty between official positions.
It is twisting it out of shape.
It is the person who held a position before the person who does now.
It means to adjust it, or straighten it out.
It is one that is quite ordinary and believed by many to be true.
It is a troublesome state of affairs.
It is immune to outside influences.
A written work or art form that attacks the foolishness of others through humorous mockery.
It is a governmental or organizational system that is in power.
It shapes you in some important way.
Controversy and conflict among a group of people.
She is jumping around a stage.
An opinion based upon limited information.
It is one that is awe-inspiring and memorable.
It is one in which there is a great deal of poverty.
It is not labeled or singled out as special.
It is allegiance to someone or something.
It is official confirmation that some measure will be taken.