Flashcards in Vocabulary VIIII Deck (28)
Characterized by irreverence to God.
An irreligious or uncultured person.
An ancient region of Western Europe.
Contained regions of:
Any belief that is at variance with church doctrine.
In a state of disagreement with.
Example: "he was at variance with his superiors".
Incitement of discontent or rebellion against a government.
To resist or oppose.
An additional charge, tax, or cost.
Belief in the equality of all people.
- Especially in political, economic, or social life.
Something that covers a wide variety of items or situations.
Organic matter charred until it becomes carbon.
- A substance that is neither animal nor vegetable.
- Frequently refers to substances taken from a mine (ore, coal)
A layer of spongy earth created by decaying vegetable matter.
Used to create fuel
To assist the progress of.
To make easier or less difficult.
Something that counterbalances or compensates for something else.
(aka "Generation Y")
A person born in the 1980s or 1990s.
To incorporate into the domain of a country.
- to appropriate
Island off the coast of North Carolina.
Site where the first English colony landed in 1585 (it was then Virginia).
The colony had vanished by 1590.
Serving to make up or compose a thing.
Body of supporters or voters.
Mutual relation of two things.
To be patient or self-controlled when subjected to provocation or annoyance.