World Lit Unit 23

  1. 1. antithesis
    (n.): an exact opposite; an opposite extreme
  2. (n.): an exact opposite; an opposite extreme
    1. antithesis
  3. 2. bestial
    (adj.): savage; brutal
  4. (adj.): savage; brutal
    2. bestial
  5. 3. chagrin
    (n.): embarrassment; a complete loss of courage
  6. (n.): embarrassment; a complete loss of courage
    3. chagrin
  7. 4. diaphanous
    (adj.): very sheer and light
  8. (adj.): very sheer and light
    4. diaphanous
  9. 5. effete
    (adj.): worn out; barren
  10. (adj.): worn out; barren
    5. effete
  11. 6. emendation
    (n.): a correction
  12. (n.): a correction
    6. emendation
  13. 7. impediment
    (n.): a barrier; obstruction
  14. (n.): a barrier; obstruction
    7. impediment
  15. 8. impotent
    (adj.): powerless; lacking strength
  16. (adj.): powerless; lacking strength
    8. impotent
  17. 9. maelstrom
    (n.): whirlpool; turbulence; agitated state of mind
  18. (n.): whirlpool; turbulence; agitated state of mind
    9. maelstrom
  19. 10. nihilism
    (n.): a total rejection of established laws
  20. (n.): a total rejection of established laws
    10. nihilism
  21. The root "somn"
    “sleep.”
  22. “sleep.”
    The root "somn"
  23. The root "vac"
    “empty.”
  24. “empty.”
    The root "vac"
  25. The prefix "e"
    “out” or “completely.”
  26. “out” or “completely.”
    The prefix "e"
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World Lit Unit 23
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World Lit Unit 23
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