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The Curious Case of Benjamin Button Vocabs
Terms in this set (20)
an artifact that belongs to another time (n)
made or declared or believed to be holy (adj) ; sacred
constantly whining or complaining (adv)
with doubt or disbelief (adv)
(n.) a ghost or ghostly figure; an unexplained or unusual appearance
(adj.) offensive, disagreeable, distasteful
like or relating to a daughter or son (adj)
showing unfeeling resistance to tender feelings; stubborn (adj)
(adj.) offensive, hateful; tending to cause bitterness and resentment
so great in size or force or extent as to elicit awe; huge; great in extent, size, or degree (adj)
(adj.) showing remarkable originality, inventiveness, or resourcefulness; clever
irregularity; unnormal (n)
(adv) all the time;endlessly
(adj.) incapable of being understood; impossible to see through physically; mysterious
(n)obsequious flattery; excessive admiration or praise : he found it difficult to cope with the adulation of the fans.
(n) a deep opening in the earth's surface; big crack
(n) a widow holding property or a title from her deceased husband; a dignified elderly woman
(adj) expressing disapproval or disappointment : she gave him a reproachful look.
(n) a person, esp. a young one, endowed with exceptional qualities or abilities : a Russian pianist who was a child prodigy in his day.
(n) a group of words established by usage as having a meaning not deducible from those of the individual words (e.g., rain cats and dogs, see the light).
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