Glossary of EC Vocab
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- 1. Roughness of surface; unevenness; -- opposed to smoothness.
2. Roughness or harshness of sound; that quality which grates upon the ear; raucity.
3. Roughness to the taste; sourness; tartness.
4. Moral roughness; roughness of manner; severity; crabbedness; harshness; -- opposed to mildness.
5. Sharpness; disagreeableness; difficulty.
- \Ab*hor"\, v. i. To shrink back with horror, disgust, or dislike; to be contrary or averse; -- with from. [Obs.] ``To abhor from those vices.'' --Udall.
- particular about details
- Offense; resentment: took umbrage at their rudeness.
Something that affords shade.
Shadow or shade. See Synonyms at shade.
A vague or indistinct indication; a hint.
- pride, polite
- enjoyment, accomplish
- poise, confidence
- A strong dislike (aversion)
- Prone to outbursts of temper; easily angered.
Characterized by or resulting from anger.
- Animating spirit; intention; temper.
- Inclined to make trouble; unruly.
Having a peevish nature; cranky.
- Warlike in manner or temperament; pugnacious.
- Balance mind
- To cause to be extremely angry; infuriate.
- Sleepy not aware
- Disposed to fight; inclined to fighting; quarrelsome; fighting.
- To improve some one/situation.
- Disposed to fight; pugnacious.
Expressing bitter opposition; scathing: a truculent speech against the new government.
Disposed to or exhibiting violence or destructiveness; fierce.
- Of or relating to the spleen.
Affected or marked by ill humor or irritability.
- Raising of guilt
- Concern about others
- Sourness of taste, with bitterness and astringency, like that of unripe fruit.
- Active Charity, goodness
- sorrow, mental suffering
- Love of humankind
- Optimistic, confident or sheerful
- Warm contention in words; dispute carried on with heat or anger; controversy; wrangle; wordy contest.
- Keeness judgment
- A cotton fabric, figured in the loom,
- Quick willingness, egerness
- not aware
- Festive, jovial, or sociable
- Discreet, prudent
- gloomy, saturn
- appropriate, useful
- painfully effecting the feeling
- impassive, no sensibility
- Deep resentment, ill
- wise, good sense
- A long angry speech with violent
- bitterness/sharpness speech
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