Vocab 8

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  1. Circumspect
    wary and unwilling to take risks
  2. Demure
    (fem) reserved, modest, and shy
  3. Dispassionate
    not influenced by strong emotion, and so able to be rational and impartial
  4. Dolorous
    poetic/literary feeling or expressing great sorrow or distress
  5. Edacious
  6. Effete
    no longer capable of effective action
  7. Feisty
    having or showing exuberance and strong determination
  8. Flaccid
    soft and hanging loosely or limply so as to look or feel unpleasant
  9. Flippant
    not showing a serious or respectful attitude
  10. florid
    having a red or flushed complexion
  11. glabrous
    free from hair
  12. imperious
    assuming power or authority without justification
  13. Ingenious
    clever, original, and inventive
  14. Intractable
    hard to control or deal with
  15. intransigent
    unwilling or refusing to change one's views or to agree about something
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Vocab 8
2012-01-17 20:35:01
AP English 11

AP English 11
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