Flashcards in Jane Eyre Vocab Chaps 12-14 Deck (22):
(especially of a woman) attractively lively and animated.
Intrusively enthusiastic in offering help or advice; interfering.
A reason given in justification of a course of action that is not the real reason.
A sudden or unaccountable change of mood or behavior.
A state or period of inactivity or dormacy.
Showing great care and perseverance
Giving or indicating a good chance of success; favorable.
Enthusiastic or passionate
(of the weather) unpleasantly cold or wet
Abrupt or offhand in speech or manner
Conversation or speech characterized by quick, witty comments or replies.
Able to perceive or feel things.
(of a person) fond of company; sociable.
make less severe or unpleasant without removing the cause;disguise the seriousness or gravity of.
Smelling extremely unpleasant.
Gross, vulgar, or indecent use of language.
A person who is new to a subject, skill, or belief.
A short, pith statement expressing a general truth or rule of conduct.