Word fo the Day
Words and definitions
Terms in this set (14)
jolly; merry; good-humored
The comidien is very jovial.
make peace with
The mother appeased her crying baby.
a state of extreme poverty or destitution.
The amount of indigence in Africa is heart breaking.
not subject or susceptible to change or variation in form or quality or nature.
The barking dog was immutable.
knowledge of the future (usually said to be obtained from a divine source)
People have had prophecies about 2012.
the deliberate act of wasting time instead of working
The cleanliness of my room is trifling.
blemished by injury or rough wear.
The dog marred the new chew toy.
suppress or crush completely.
The teacher tried to quell the roaring classroom to a silence.
moving in waves.
The happy dog's tail was undulating.
required by rule.
It is complusory that i finish these flashcards.
(of the elements) as if showing violent anger
The raging sea was tempestous.
an epic poem adapted for recitation
Rhapsody filled the crowd as the band played their music.
attention and management implying responsibility for safety
The foreign student was trying to learn English under private tutelage.
characterized by high spirits and animation
The cheerleader jumped with great vivacity as their team scored points.