20 terms

Night Vocab Week 2

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Monocle
A spectacle for one eye
Humanity
Humankind; the human race
Bestial
In the form of a beast; inhuman; brutal
Lucidity
Clearness of thought
Oblivion
State of being completely forgotten or unknown
Tunic
Gown like outer garment, either loose or close fitting
Reckoning
Judgement; settlement of accounts
Oppressive
Burdensome; very uncomfortable
Harangued
Scolded violently; attacked verbally
Convalescent
Recovering from illness
Colic
Sudden violent outburst of pain in the abdomen or bowels
Clout
A blow, especially with a fist
Remorse
Painful regret; compassion
Reverie
State of dreamy meditation; daydream
Placard
A sign or notice
Compulsory
Required; mandatory; obligatory
Ration
Allowance of food; provisions
Fortnight
Two weeks; fourteen nights and days
Congealing
Solidifying, coagulating; jelling
Relentlessly
Not giving in; unyielding