Flashcards in Ender's Game Vocabulary Chapter 6-10 Deck (25)
to move, lie, or extend in different directions from a common point; branch off.
violent and noisy commotion or disturbance of a crowd or mob; uproar
.to cause to die or lose consciousness by impairing normal breathing, as by gas or other noxious agents; choke; suffocate; smother.
to climb, using both feet and hands; climb with effort or difficulty.
Deviated from what is considered right, good, and true
a salutation meaning “peace to you,” used especially in Islamic countries.
moving or directed outward from the center (opposed to centripetal ).
able to speak or write several languages; multilingual.
Not well known or not famous
A dizzying sensation of tilting within stable surroundings or of being in tilting or spinning surroundings.
Insignificant, no consequence or value
To be showy and flamboyous
easily deceived or cheated.
Constant or frequent change
To be negative or pesamistic
having one's identity concealed, as under an assumed name, especially to avoid notice or formal attentions.
Passive agreement without protest
The best or more skilled members of a group
to compose and perform or deliver without previous preparation; extemporize: to improvise an acceptance speech
the correspondence in size, form, and arrangement of parts on opposite sides of a plane, line, or point; regularity of form or arrangement in terms of like, reciprocal, or corresponding parts.(Balance)
marked by the characteristics of an earlier period; antiquated: an archaic manner; an archaic notion.