Word Voyage Unit 2 Test
Terms in this set (50)
One who looks on or watches.
The surrender or delivery of an alleged criminal by one state or nation to another having jurisdiction to try charge.
An expression, by word or act, of praise, confidence, civility, or admiration; a flattering speech or attention; a ceremonious greeting.
Showing great joy; triumphant; exulting; rejoicing.
A public speaker, especially one distinguished for skill and power in speaking; one who is eloquent.
Impiously irreverent words or signs addressed to, or used in reference to, God; also, the act of claiming the attributes of deity; Irreverent behavior toward anything held sacred, priceless, etc.
To attack with violence, or in a vehement manner; to assault
The act of signifying or suggesting meanings in addition to the explicit or primary meaning; implication of something more than is asserted
Extreme pain; anguish; torture; the utmost degree of misery, either of body or mind
Existing, happening, or done at the same time; concurrent.
Deserving to be intensely disliked, abhorred; abominable; extremely hateful; very odious.
A remote and undeveloped area. The land lying behind a coastal region.
Moved to or showing sudden, impatient irritation, especially over some trifling annoyance.
More than is wanted or is sufficient; rendered unnecessary by superabundance; unnecessary; useless; excessive.
Supposed. 2.) Of, pertaining to, involving or characterized by a proposition assumed as a premise in an argument.
Strong, stern or fierce anger; vehement indignation; rage; ire
insane; mad; of unsound mind.
Full of, expressing or causing grief or pain; sorrowful; grievous; mournful.
To trade with customarily; to frequent as a customer.
one who prepares and sells drugs or compounds for medicinal purposes; a pharmacist
Deep humiliation or shame, from a loss of pride; painful embarrassment; the cause of humiliation
Inclination; decided taste; a strong liking for something.
Spacious and convenient; roomy and comfortable
Indicative of lurking evil or harm; ominous.
Causing insidious harm or ruin; ruinous; highly injurious; hurtful; deadly.
Comfort in grief or misfortune; alleviation of distress or discomfort.
The formation or expression of an opinion or judgment formed on defective or presumptive evidence
The act of saying or pleading in protest or disapproval
strong or vehement expression of disapproval
Characterized by dignified propriety in conduct, manners, appearance, character, etc.; correct.
To feel or express sorrow, pain, or sympathy for; to pity; to empathize with.
Appearance, especially the look or expression of the face
To set a mark of disgrace on; to brand with some mark of reproach or infamy; to describe in disgraceful terms
The state or quality of being evil; malevolence; virulent enmity; spite.
Worthy of reverence; deserving of honor and respect; generally implying an advanced age or impressive dignity.
Bound by contract to work for another for a specified period of time.
Law: the giving of testimony under oath, taken down in writing
A person who holds controversial opinions, especially one who publicly dissents from the officially accepted dogma of the Roman Catholic Church.
Giving no sign of emotion or feeling.
Having acquired worldly knowledge or refinement; not naive
A person or animal that is descended from a specific ancestor; an offspring; something that derives or is descended from an earlier form.
the male head of a family or tribal line.
Of or pertaining to a city or town or its local government.
Not marked with passion; not violent; cool; calm; moderate or self-restrained.
A person who oversees or directs some work, enterprise, organization, school district, etc.; supervisor.
Unwillingly; not eagerly.
Lack of gravity and earnestness in behavior or character; trifling gaiety; frivolity.
Any commandment, instruction, or order intended as an authoritative rule of action.
A person or a group of persons accompanying another or others for protection, guidance or courtesy.
Infinite duration, without beginning or end; also, duration without end in the future; endless or seemingly endless time.