Card Set Information
vocab for 11-4-2013
foreign; charmingly unfamiliar or strinkingly unusual
thin, pale, and careworn as a result of worry or suffering; wild-looking
lively, easy, and carefree in manner; smart or trim in appearance.
a joining together; the point at which two things are joined; any important point in time.
lowly, humble, lacking importance or dignity; a person who does the humble and unpleasant tasks.
to ward off, fend off, deflect, evade, avoid; a defensive movement in fencing and other sports.
preying on, plundering , or piratical.
the highest point.
a quality or characteristics belonging to or associated with someone or something; to assign to, credit with; to regard as caused by or resulting from.
to make something appear smaller than it is; to refer to in a way that suggests lack of importance or value.
to transport; to transmit; to communicate, make known; to transfer ownership or title to.
a belief, principle, or teaching; a system of such beliefs or principles; a formulation of such beliefs or pinciples.
to remove by cutting; an indirect tax on the manufactur sale, or distribution of a commodity or service.
to destroy, lay waste, ruin; ruinous damage, destruction.
a way of holding the body; an attitude or position of an issue.
showy or flashy but lacking in good taste.
a person who switches to an opposing side or party.
not putting on airs, unpretentious; modest.
to roll about in a lazy, clumsy, or helpless way; to over-indulge in; to have in abundance; a wet, muddy, or dusty area used by animals as a sort of bath; a state of moral or physical collapse.
to move to and fro, become unsteady; to show lack of firmness or decision.