Interesting Vocabulary Words
To keep track of new words that I learn.
a social policy or racial segregation involving political and economic and legal discrimination against non-whites
The intellectual and moral tendencies that characterize any age or epoch.
euphemisms for slightly fat
a partial shadow
A proceeding in which a criminal defendant is brought into court, told of the charges in an indictment or information, and asked to plead guilty or not guilty.
wealth, affluence, abundance
food; provisions; V. victual: provide with food
a small stream
a small suitcase
shining, radiant, resplendent
enthusiasm; eagerness for action
have a conference in order to talk something over
mean-spirited disagreeable contrariness
possible but not certain to occur
to register as a student at a college or university
a heap of stones set up as a landmark, monument, tombstone, etc.
cautionary advice about something imminent (especially imminent danger)
an unwholesome atmosphere
huge, clumsy; enormous in size or strength
worthy of adoration or reverence; inspiring awe
a standard or typical example
avoid and stay away from deliberately
must be kept sacred
severe, harsh, cruel
an irrational but irresistible motive for a belief or action
excessively greedy and grasping
divide a territory into small, hostile states
causing irritation or annoyance
capable of being touched or felt
arousing to action or rebellion
Precipitation that falls from a cloud and evaporates before reaching the ground.