Flashcards in AP Literature Vocabulary List 3-2 Deck (25):
excessively interested in acquiring money or material things.
showing or feeling no interest, enthusiasm, or concern.
the fact or process of ending or being brought to an end.
adulteration: being mixed with extraneous material; the product of adulterating
without consolation or comfort; unhappy.
extremely and uncritically fond of someone; adoring
the state or feeling of being actively opposed or hostile to someone or something
lasting for a very short time
of or due from a son or daughter
the future time
(of a person) fond of company; sociable
a person involved in a lawsuit
showing great attention to detail; very careful and precise
the hatred of women
the quality of being childishly sulky or bad-tempered
characterized by fantastic imagery and incongruous juxtapositions
dealing with things sensibly and realistically in a way that is based on practical rather than theoretical considerations
in its original condition; unspoiled
having an obstinately uncooperative attitude toward authority or discipline
relating to, resembling, or affecting apes or monkeys
with each sound or note sharply detached or separated from the others
a person who acts obsequiously toward someone important in order to gain advantage
take (a position of power or importance) illegally or by force