Flashcards in 3-4 Deck (20):
proceeding in a gradual, subtle way, but with harmful effects
the trait of being hard to influence or control
characterized by or given to introspection.
having or affected by jaundice, in particular unnaturally yellow in complexion.
fond of or characterized by joking; humorous or playful.
tending to talk a great deal; talkative.
obedient or attentive to an excessive or servile degree
extreme poverty; destitution.
attempting to impress by affecting greater importance, talent, culture, etc., than is actually possessed.
extravagance: the trait of spending extravagantly
not revealing one's thoughts or feelings readily
grimly mocking or cynical.
given to moralizing in a pompous or affected manner.
behaving or looking as though one thinks one is superior to others.
an instance of a form of reasoning in which a conclusion is drawn (whether validly or not) from two given or assumed propositions (premises), each of which shares a term with the conclusion, and shares a common or middle term not present in the conclusion (e.g., all dogs are animals; all animals have four legs; therefore all dogs have four legs ).
having or showing a strong or unreasoning desire for revenge
a person's face, with reference to the form or proportions of the features.
filled with bitter criticism or malice