Flashcards in Deck 8 Deck (17):
A fatal flaw leading to the downfall of a tragic hero
Belonging to the entire world, at home globally; free from local or national prejudices or attachments.
Raise, list up; lift the spirits of; move up to a higher rank or status or raise up to a higher spiritual or intellectual plane
Ignite, cause to begin burning; incite, arouse, inflame
Support, add evidence to
Able to be shaped or formed; easily influenced
Known or understood by only a few; obscure, secret
Very severe in making demands; requiring precise attention
Place in context, such as by giving the background or circumstances.
Suitable, proper; effective, often at the expense of ethics or other considerations
Liking or inclination (usually penchant for)
Any object made by humans, especially those from an earlier time, such as those excavated by archaeologists
Acting on impulse, erratic
Fruitful, fertile; capable of abundantly producing offspring, vegetation, or creative or intellectual work.
Put in or restrict to an isolate or segregated place, group, or situation