10 terms

vocab 3 - south

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machination
n. plot; crafty scheme
magnanimity
n. nobility of spirit; generosity in forgiving
hedonism
n. self-indulgent pursuit of pleasure
languid
adj. weak, as from exhaustion
copious
adj. gr8 amounts of
eminent
adj. well known for excellence;outstanding;important
craven
adj. very fearful; cowardly
sycophant
n. a person who flatters wealthy or influential people in order to gain favor or influence
automation
n one who behaves in an automatic or mechanical fashion
affectation
n. an artificial behavior that is adopted to impress or deceive others