Vocab 1 Flashcards Preview

AP Lit > Vocab 1 > Flashcards

Flashcards in Vocab 1 Deck (13):
1

Adamant

Refusing to be persuaded or change ones mind

2

Conniving

Given to or involved in conspiring to do something immoral

3

Disparaging

Expressing the opinion that something is of little worth

4

Jubilation

A feeling of great happiness and triumph

5

Admonitory

Giving or conveying a warning

6

Culpability

Responsibility for a fault or wrong

7

Emphemeral

Lasting for a very short time

8

Lascivious

Feeling or revealing an overt and often offensive sexual desire

9

Precipitous

Done suddenly and without careful consideration

10

Adulation

Obsequious flattery; excessive admiration or praise

11

Misnomer

A wrong or inaccurate name or designation

12

Fealty

A feudal tenants sworn loyalty to a lord

13

Brazen

Bold and without shame