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Glossary of english lesson 12

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abound
(v) to be plentiful
braggart
(n)a boaster; ( adj) boastful ina loud, annoying way, a cocky
cache
(n) a hiding place; something hidden or stored
clarification
(n) the act of making clear or understandable
despondent
(adj) sad, without hope, discourage
emblezze
(v) to steal property entrusted to one's care
heartrending
(adj) causing mental pain or grief
leisurely
(adj) unhurried, taking plently of time,(adv) in an easygoing or unhurried way
lethargic
(adj) unnaturally sleepy; dull, slow-moving; indifferent
malady
(n) a sicknessl illness, disease, disorder
mellow
(adj) ripe, well matured, soft, sweet, and rich; gentle; pleasant; (v0 to become gentle and sweet
nomadic
(adj) wandering, moving about from place to place
piecemeal
(adj) one piece at a time )adv) gradually
quest
(n) a search, hunt (v) to search, seek, ask
random
(adj) by chance, not planned or prearranged; irregular
rant
(v0 to speak wildy and noisly; (n) loud, voilent talk
reinforce
(v) to make stronger with new materials or support
seclusion
(n)isolation from others, solitude
status
(n) a person's condition or position in the eyes of the law; relative rank or standing, especially in society; prestige
turmoil
(n) a state of great confusion or disorder; mental strain or agitation
agitaion
(b) a violent stirring or movement, noisy confusion , excitement a stirring up of public enthusiasm
blurt
(v) to say suddenly or without thinking
chronological
(adj) arranged in order of time of occurence
countenance
(n) a face, a facial expression
diminish
(v) to make or become smaller, reduce in size
enchant
(v) to please greatly to charm put under a majic spell
fluctuate
(v) to change continually to move up and down
foster
(v)to bring up give care to to promote encourage
grovel
(v) to humble oneself, act in a fearful and servile way to
handicraft
(n) work done by hand; a trade requring
hilarious
(adj) extremely funny, causing loud amusement
ignite
(v) to set on fire, cause to burn, to heat up
magnitude
(n) the great size or importance of something
massive
(adj) large and heavy great in size or scope
maternal
(adj) of or like a mother

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