15 terms

Vocab for Final

English 3
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Chargin
Embarrassment; a complete loss of courage.
Ignoble
Dishonorable; shameful
Ephemeral
lasting only a brief time; short-lived
Shard
A fragment
Demeanor
Behavior; mannor of conducting oneself
Sadistic
Deriving pleasure from inflicting pain on others
Fecund
Fertile; productive
Besmirch
To make dirty; to stain
Glower
To stare angrily
Impale
To pierce with a sharp stake through the body
Labyrinth
A complicated network of winding passages; a maze
Optimum
Best; most favorable; ideal
Celibate
Abstaining from intercourse; unmarried
Gloat
To look at or think about with great satisfaction
Rectify
make right or correct; to fix