Flashcards in Jekyll & Hyde Key Terminology Deck (28):
A departure from what is normal, usual, or expected, typically an unwelcome one.
Inspiring disgust and loathing; repugnant
A story that can be interpreted to reveal a hidden meaning, typically a moral or political one.
An expression designed to call something to mind without mentioning it explicitly; an indirect or passing reference.
A feeling of worry, nervousness, or unease about something with an uncertain outcome.
The reappearance in an individual of characteristics of some remote ancestor that have been absent in intervening generations.
The state of being aware of and responsive to one's surroundings.
Reduced in quality or value.
Having lost the physical, mental, or moral qualities considered normal and desirable; showing evidence of decline.
Morally corrupt; wicked.
Simultaneously holding two or more contradictory beliefs, ideas or values
Dishonest talk or behaviour.
Relating to the writing of letters.
Moral principles that govern a person's behaviour or the conducting of an activity.
The science of improving a population by controlled breeding to increase the occurrence of desirable heritable characteristics.
In a wild state, especially after escape from captivity or domestication.
A style or category of something
The process of transformation from an immature form to an adult form in two or more distinct stages.
Distortion or corruption of the original course, meaning, or state of something.
Worthy of or appropriate to a professional person; competent, skilful, or assured.
The quality of being socially acceptable.
A measure or condition that keeps someone or something under control.
Fierce, violent, and uncontrolled.
Of or concerning the part of the mind of which one is not fully aware but which influences one's actions and feelings.
Putting an end to something
Something beyond scientific understanding or the laws of nature.
Contrary to what is usual, traditional, or accepted