English Vocab #2

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English Vocab #2
2009-12-10 20:05:40
English Vocab

English Vocab #2
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  1. adroit
    adj. having skill, clever
  2. aesthetic
    adj. of or pertaining to the appreciation or criticism of the beautiful, in accordance witht the principles of good taste n. the perception of the beautiful in nature and art, principles underlying and guiding the work of a particular artist or artistic movement
  3. agog
    adj. eager, keen adv. in eager readiness, expectation, or desire
  4. ambivalence
    adj. having mixed feelings or contradictory ideas about something (usually conflicting emotions within a person)
  5. ambulatory
    n. a place for walking in especially in a covered way adj. of or pertaining to a walker or to walking, adapted or fitted for walking, moving from place to place, movable
  6. ancillary
    adj. providing necessary support to the primary activities or operation of an organization, institution, industry, or system, helping, providing assistance n. a person whose work provides necessary support to the primary activities of an organization, institution, or industry
  7. animated
    adj. living or alive, cinematographic animation or "moving pictueres" (cinima cartoons), full of activity and motion of life
  8. animosity
    n. strong hostility
  9. annals
    n. history, a narrative of events writeen year by year
  10. annex
    v. to join, unite