Fahrenheit 451 vocab

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Fahrenheit 451 vocab
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  1. A harsh or discordant sound
    cacophany
  2. a long snout or trunk
    proboscis
  3. revealing very little emotion
    Stolid
  4. harlequin
    a mute character in traditional pantomime,typically masked and dressed in a diamond patterned costume
  5. filigree
    A delicate ornamental work of fine silver,gold, or other piece of metal wires
  6. overabundance of words
    Verbiage
  7. continuing forever
    Perpetual
  8. a punishment for a pertinence of sin
    Penance
  9. emitting light without heat
    Phosphorescent
  10. more complicated or elaborate than necessary
    grandiose
  11. a great flood
    Deluge
  12. a prolonged or tedious account
    Litany
  13. a person creature or entity used to further someone's purpose
    Pawn
  14. continuing without interruption ceaseless unending
    Incessant
  15. bestowing bliss happiness or blessings
    Beatific
  16. preformed merely as a routine duty, hasty and superficial
    Perfunctory
  17. any large overpowering destructive force or object
    Juggernaunt
  18. a person who makes an excessive inappropriate display of learning or scholarship
    pedant
  19. of or pertaining to the sense of smell
    Olfactory
  20. the existing state or condition
    status quo

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