Brit Lit Vocab 1

  1. extreme desire to possess
    covetous
  2. covetous
    extreme desire to possess
  3. laity
    religious worshippers, not the clergy
  4. religious worshippers, not the clergy
    laity
  5. trepidation
    trembling; state of alarm or dread
  6. trembling; state of alarm or dread
    trepidation
  7. coy
    reluctant to make a commitment
  8. reluctant to make a commitment
    coy
  9. guile
    artful trickery, cunning, skillful deceit
  10. artful trickery, cunning, skillful deceit
    guile
  11. stubborn, unyielding, hard-hearted
    obdurate
  12. obdurate
    stubborn, unyielding, hard-hearted
  13. lightness and insubstantial
    ethereal
  14. ethereal
    lightness and insubstantial
  15. perdition
    eternal damnation
  16. eternal damnation
    perdition
  17. baleful
    portending evil; ominous
  18. portending evil; ominous
    baleful
  19. great personal dishonor or humiliation
    ignominy
  20. ignominy
    great personal dishonor or humiliation
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Card Set
Brit Lit Vocab 1
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Week 1
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