20 terms

StudySync Vocabulary #1 - Session 2 - Summer School 2018

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Prosperity
The condition of being wealthy
Degenerated
Declined or changed to a worse condition
Stoicism
The behavior of someone who accepts whatever happens without complaint or pleasure
Malicious
Having a desire to harm someone; mean-spirited
Compassion
A feeling of sympathy for another person's pain and a desire to make it better
Boasted
Bragged; spoken with vanity or pride
Purification
The process of making clean physically and spiritually; removing sin
Haunches
Hindquarters; rump
Baying
Howling; barking
Unconquered
Undefeated in battle or war
Irrelevant
Not important; not relating to what is being discussed.
Odyssey
A long journey; a series of adventures.
Egress
A way out; The act of exiting or leaving a place
Statutes
Written rules or laws.
Flout
To break or ignore a law or rule openly.
Proffered
Offered, given
Fakirs
Muslim or Hindu holy persons who travel and supposedly do miraculous or magical things
Consequences
The results or outcomes of something
Talisman
A good luck charm; an object with supposed magical powers
Resignation
The act of surrendering, giving in to something, or quitting
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