Flashcards in Chapter 12 Words Deck (16):
the quality of moral integrity and honesty; PROBITY; righteousness, good character, decency, and strong moral principles. Honestly/morality/ honorableness
a large number or amount of something; a series or succession/a large number number of things that happen in a short amount/period of time
causing or tending to cause feelings of drowsiness or sleepiness;something causing sleep or drowsiness;
extraordinarily large in size, amount, or extent; enormous or extraordinary; huge; immense; vast
lacking harmony; inconsistent or incompatible with something else; inconsistent; odd/bizarre; conflicting or DISSONANT(lacking harmony) or DISCORDANT; INHARMONIOUS(harmonious means balanced/well matched/compatible)
Shortsighted; lacking foresight; short-term thinking; narrow/small minded/unimaginative.
filled with rage; IRATE(enraged); extreme anger/very indignant; furious; livid; fuming/incensed
to instruct and lighten; to educate someone morally or intellectually.
characterized by a bitter, cutting tone, CAUSTIC; sarcastically sharp and scathing(severely critical)/piercing; ACRIMONIOUS; MORDANT; VITRIOLIC(bitter criticism); RANCOROUS;
portending evil and harm; SINISTER(menacing/ominous) and forbidding; harmful; menacing; hostile; threatening; unfriendly; "giving someone a baleful look"
demonstrating aggression and willingness to fight;warlike; BELLIGERENT(hostile and aggressive); antagonistic; quarralsome
fear; apprehension; worry; nervousness
having or showing a wish to do evil to others;evil minded
to embody(represent) the essential characteristics of a trait; to typify (to be characteristic or a representative example of; represent; symbolize; illustrate; the essence or embodiment of something.
very brief; short-lived; temporary; momentary; lasting a short time; TRANSIENT; FLEETING(brief/short/lasting a short time)