Flashcards in 8/15/14 Deck (21):
characterized by shyness and modesty; reserved.
made hard; hardened.
showy and flashy in a cheap way
a container for holding water
a way to evade a rule, escape a consequence, or hide something
to submit to mediation
to argue against
showing irritation over something that is of little importance
to make an objection
to make milder or less severe, to soften
a mournful poem
shockingly noticeable or evident; obvious; glaring: a flagrant error.
a special variety of language (way of speaking) that is specific to a particular group of people
architectural support for a column, statue, face or such
a machine for use in working wood, metal, etc., that holds the material and rotates it about a horizontal axis against a tool that shapes it.
to join together or unite (two ropes or parts of a rope) by the interweaving of strands.
a 10% offering, or just an offering to a group