How can we help?

You can also find more resources in our Help Center.

20 terms

Court Reporting Vocab-Lesson 14

STUDY
PLAY
aberrant
one whose behavior departs substantially from the norm of a group
bailiwick
a branch of knowledge
blatant
conspicuously and offensively loud
craggy
rocky and steep
crass
(of persons) so unrefined as to be lacking in discrimination and sensibility
decrepit
lacking physical strength or vitality
deft
skillful in physical movements
exoteric
suitable for the general public
excruciating
extremely painful
formidable
extremely impressive in strength or excellence
heuristic
a commonsense rule (or set of rules) intended to increase the probability of solving some problem
homogeneous
all of the same or similar kind or nature
jaded
dulled by surfeit
manacle
shackle that consists of a metal loop that can be locked around the wrist
palliate
lessen or to try to lessen the seriousness or extent of
pallid
abnormally deficient in color as suggesting physical or emotional distress
pert
characterized by a lightly pert and exuberant quality
repugnant
offensive to the mind
torpor
inactivity resulting from torpidity and lack of vigor or energy
whiffle
of the wind : to blow unsteadily or in gusts