Flashcards in Deck #3 Deck (15):
adjective ~ deriving ideas, style, or taste from a broad and diverse range of sources.
adjective ~ not being what it purports to be; false or fake.
noun ~ the quality of being cheerful and full of energy; exuberance.
noun ~ whispering, murmuring, or rustling.
adjective ~ comparable in certain respects, typically in a way that makes clearer the nature of the things compared.
noun ~ a piece of tough fibrous tissue uniting muscle to bone or bone to bone; a tendon or ligament.
• the parts of a structure, system, or thing that give it strength or bind it together.
verb ~ strengthen with or as if with sinews.
"the sinewed shape of his back"
verb ~ skip or dance about in a lively or playful way.
adjective ~ having or showing a wish to do evil to others.
noun ~ a feeling that makes one self-conscious and unable to act in a relaxed and natural way.
noun ~ zero, especially as a score in certain games.
adjective ~ nonexistent.
Noun ~ a warning or proviso of specific stipulations, conditions, or limitations.
adjective ~ suffering from, caused by, or relating to neurosis.
verb ~ imitate the behavior or manner of (someone or something), especially in an absurd or unthinking way.
adjective ~ involving ignoble actions and motives; arousing moral distaste and contempt.