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Flashcards in Literary vocab Deck (79)
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Asunder

In pieces

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Atrabilious

Melancholy or bad-tempered

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Aurora

Dawn

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Bestrew

Scatter (eg. Of stars)

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Bosky

Covered by trees or bushes

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Brume

Mist/fog

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Celerity

Swiftness

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Coruscate

Flash/sparkle

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Darkling

Growing darkness

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Divers

Of varying types

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Dolour

Great sorrow

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Effulgent

Shining brightly

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Empyrean

Sky

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Evanescent

Quickly fading

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Firmament

Sky

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Flexuous

Full of bends or curves

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Lambent

Softly glowing or flickering

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Manifold

Many or various

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Niveous

Snowy

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Nocuous

Harmful or poisonous

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Translucent

Partially see through

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Pellucid

Translucent

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Perfidious

Deceitful and untrustworthy

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Realm

Kingdom

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Rubescent

Reddening

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Sempiternal

Everlasting

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Susurration

Whispering or rustling sound

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Toilsome

Involving hard work

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Troublous

Full of troubles

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Tryst

Rendezvous between lovers