Vocab 1.3

spanishpaz's version from 2018-02-01 23:29


Question Answer
plaintiveexpressing sarrow
alleviate provide physical relief as from pain
aestheticcharacterized by an appreciation of beauty or good taste
acuteextremely sharp or intense
acquiesce agree or express agreement
abstract not representing or imitating external reality
poignant keenly distressing to the mind or feelings
polarize become divided in a conflict or contrasting situation
polemic a verbal or written attack, especially of a belief of dogma
ponderous having a great mass and weight and unwieldiness
portent a sign of something about to happen
postulate a proposition accepted as true to provide logical basis
pragmatic concerned with practical matters
precedent an example that is used to justify a similar occurrences
precept rule of personal conduct
precipitate bring about abruptly
precipitous extremely steep
plethora extreme excess
plebeian one of the common people
platitudea tribe or obvious remark

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