Vocab 76-90.txt

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Vocab 76-90.txt
2012-11-13 00:05:14
Vocab 76 90

Vocab 76-90
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  1. 76. frugal (adj)
    showing economy in spending money; sparing; living w/o waste
  2. 77. hackneyed (adj)
    commonplace; trite
  3. 78. hagiography (n)
    biography of saints; idealizing or idolizing biography
  4. 79. heinous (adj)
    hatefully or shockingly evil; abominable; outrageous
  5. 80. histrionics (n)(adj)
    theatrical performance; the deliberate display of emotion for effect
  6. 81. homeopathic (adj)
    of or pertaining to the method of treating disease by drugs, given in minute doses, that would produce in a healthy person symptoms similar to those of the disease
  7. 82. idiomatic (adj)
    syntactical, grammatical, or structural form perculiar to a language
  8. 83. idyllic (adj)
    pertaining to a simple descriptive poem or prose work dealing w/ rustic life or scenes; peaceful; charmingly simple or rustic
  9. 84. ignominy (n)
    disgrace, dishonor, or public contempt; disgraceful or dishonorable conduct, quality, or action
  10. 85. illicit (adj)
    not permitted; unlawful
  11. 86. imminence (n)
    impending evil or danger
  12. 87. impasse (n)
    predicament affording no obvious escape; deadlock, road with no outlit
  13. 88. impassive (adj)
    unsusceptible to physial feeling; insensible; apathetic
  14. 89. impeccable (adj)
    incapable of sinning; free from faul or blame; flawless
  15. 90. imputation (n)
    accusation or incrimination; the laying of responsibility or blame on someone else