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13 terms

English Vocab 2.1

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Theodicy
the vindication of divine goodness and providence in view of the existence of evil
In Medias Res
Latin term that denotes the literary narrative technique wherein the story begins in the middle of the action or at the conclusion
abet
to aid, help, encourage
calamity
an event with disastrous consequences
demure
quiet, modest, reserved
indigent
very poor, impoverished
larceny
obtaining anothers property by theft or trickery
magnanimous
noble, generous
nefarious
heinously villainous
paradigm
an example that is a perfect pattern or model
pathos
an emotion of sympathy
surfeit
an overabundant supply or indulgence
vicarious
experiencing through another