Card Set Information
AP lit vocab words
blame; to find fault with
warning; to advise to do or against doing something.
full of mental distress; greatly worried
uneasy or fearful about something that might happen.
a sense of superiority, self importance
distressed or embarrassed by feelings of guilt.
to speak or tease lightly or jokingly.
having a harsh taste; distressful; stinging
to vex by disappointment or humiliation.
interested or affected
expressing strong disapporval
to stoop to do somthing
showing or feeling contempt; disdain
containing or making severe or negative judgments
bitterly distrustful; pessimistic
sad and gloomy
loss of hope; hopelessness
disturbed; confused by something unexpected
full of hate
to cause loathing or nausea
agitated or distressed
to increase the severity, bitterness, or violence of ; aggravate.
lacking in seriousness
a prediction; future misfortune
full of fury, violent passion, or rage
dark, dim; sad
a person who deliberately sets fire to buildings or other property
any pleasant perfume or fragrance.
expressing strong displeasure at something considered unjust
tending to arouse anger
attempting to influence the behavior or emotions of others for one’s own purposes
a person who suffers from melancholia; gloomy
of a pretended serious look or act
feeling or expressing sorrow or grief
unpleasant or disagreeable to the sense
portending evil or harm
an act of violence
displaying of an offensively condescending manner
characterized by a good display of dignity or importance
Feeling or expressing bitterness or indignation at having been treated unfairly
Grimly mocking or cynical.
exposing human folly to ridicule
Feeling or expressing contempt
serious; not smiling
Provoke or challenge (someone) with insulting remarks
Make fun of or attempt to provoke (a person or animal) in a playful way
Having a hostile or deliberately frightening quality or manner.
Requiring immediate action or attention.
Annoyed, frustrated, or worried.
full of intense anger
Intended to teach; instructive
Not easily upset or excited.
Tending to remind one of something.
overly concerned with minute details or formalisms, especially in teaching.
Having or showing great knowledge or learning
Feeling or showing love or great care.; kind
Cheerful and lively
full of or showing high-spirited merriment
unhappy about being away and longing for familiar things or persons
Hopeful and confident about the future.
Showing or caused by strong feelings or a strong belief
Feeling or showing pride:
Of or prompted by feelings of tenderness, sadness
feeling sad for someone else's misfortune
ightly touch or prod (a person or a part of the body) in a way that causes itching and often laughter:
Playfully quaint or fanciful
Having or showing a feeling of vague or regretful longing
Showing or characterized by quick and inventive verbal humor