frankenstein vocab

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frankenstein vocab
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  1. ingnominous
    marked by or attended with ignomy; discredible; humiliating
  2. timorous
    full of fear
  3. cabriolet
    a light, two-wheeled, one horse carriage with a folding top cpapable of seating 2 people
  4. exculpated
    to clear from charge of guilt or fault
  5. fortnight
    the space of 2 weeks
  6. salubrious
    favorable to or promoting health
  7. fetter
    a chain or shackle placed on the feet
  8. vacillating
    not resolute; wavering
  9. obdurate
    unmoved by persuasion
  10. perdition
    a state of final spiritual ruin; hell
  11. ephemeral
    lasting a very short time; short lived
  12. scourge
    a whip or lash, especially for the infliction or punishment or torture
  13. epoch
    a particular period of time marked by distinctive features, events, ect.
  14. pallid
    pale; faint or dificient in color
  15. somber
    gloomily dark; shadowy; dimly lighted
  16. bauble
    a showy; usually cheap ornament; trinket
  17. verdant
    green with vegitation, covered with growing plants or grass
  18. galvanism
    electricity especially as produced by chemical reaction
  19. metaphysical
    concerned with abstract thaught or subjects as existence, casualty or truth
  20. predilection
    a tendency to think favorably of something in particular
  21. reverncial
    respectful venetrating
  22. citadel
    a fortress that commands a city
  23. sepulcher
    a tomb, grave or burial place
  24. elixer
    a sweetend, aromatic solution of alcohol and water containing medical substances
  25. convalescence
    the gradual recovery of health and strength after illness

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