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Vocabulary list 8:
Terms in this set (20)
Sentence: It was indispensable for me to get my homework done.
adroitness in using the hands
Sentence: I have the dexterity to go to school everyday.
conspicuous or grossly unconventional or unusual
Sentence: It is very eccentric of me to wake up early.
humorous or satirical mimicry
Sentence: I told my brother not to make fun of me being it was mockery.
deficient in color suggesting physical or emotional distress
Sentence: In the winter I am very pallid.
characterized by intense emotion
Sentence: My mom was fervid when she found out my sister failed her math test.
cautionary advice about something imminent (especially imminent danger)
Sentence: I gave admonition to the teacher when my friend got hurt at school.
deserving blame or censure as being wrong or injurious
Sentence: I was capable after I stole gum from the grocery store.
assail or attack on all sides
Sentence: My friend was Beset for being a Christian.
Sentence: There was a lot of revelry after the football game.
extreme greed for material wealth
Sentence: Cupidity is what gets people in trouble.
marked by good fortune
Synonym: well chosen
Sentence: God had a felicitous plan when creating the world.
influence or urge by gentle urging, caressing, or flattering
Sentence: I tried to cajole my parents into letting me get a new car.
a fine difference in meaning, opinion, or attitude
Sentence: Me and my friend had subtlety differently thoughts about sports.
a feeling of evil to come
Sentence: The world has a lot of presentiment.
deficient in amount or quality or extent
Sentence: I was meager to the clothes I could buy at the store.
out of the ordinary
Sentence: It was unwonted for me to cause a fight at practice.
crushed by grief
Sentence: My brother was desolate when he didn't make the basketball team.
marked by or showing hopelessness
Sentence: I was forlorn when I couldn't go to Mexico for vacation.
more than is needed, desired, or required
Sentence: My family has a superfluous amount of cans In our pantry.
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