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Great Gatsby Vocab
n. lightness, lack of weight, funniness, bouyancy
n. derivative, secondary, borrowed
n. short poem or statement expressing a pointed observation, motto, saying, moral
v. to perform with little or no practice; improvise
ANT: plan, rehearse
adj. imperative, urgent, dictatorial
ANT: unassertive, polite, democratic
adj. adjacent, sharing a boundary, touching
ANT: apart, distant, remote
n. a hint, usually derogatory, insinuation
ANT: admiration, approval, flattery, praise
n. sate of being similar or like in nature, uniform
adj. attracting attention in a vulgar manner;deceitfully alluring, gaudy
ANT: subtle, unobtrusive, tasteful
adj. indescribable, inexpressible, unspeakable
ANT: believable, explainable
adj. savage and cruel. fierce, defiant, belligerent
ANT: civilized, cultured, humane, kind, refined
adj. pleasantly odorous; aromatic, fragrant, odoriferous
adj. shapeless, vague, baggy, nebulous
ANT: specific, defined
v. to act as a go between, to pimp, to cater to the lowest tastes and desires.
adj. bombastic, declamatory, large, tumid, bloated in style, swollen, distended.
ANT: humble, reserved.
adj. laggard, slow
adj. mindless, empty hollow, airheaded,
ANT: wise, meaningful, alert
adj. chaste, sacred
ANT: profaned, immoral
adj. prodigious, fateful, foreboding, of ominous significance, pompous.
ANT: insignificant, calming, trivial
adv. indirectly, through a substitute, empathetically
ANT: directly, primarily
adj. chatty, gabby, loquacious
n. chic, trendy, fashionable
adj. dreamy, lethargic, apathetic
ANT: active, energetic, passionate, interested
adj. obese, weighty, plump
adj. walking in sleep
ANT: cadaverous, out cold, awake