insane_vocab_w4 - Insanely Hard Vocabulary #4 ataraxy...

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Insanely Hard Vocabulary #4ataraxy[AT-uh-rak-see]nA state of serene calmness.billet-doux[BIL-ay-DOO]nA love letter.cormorant[KAWR-mer-uhnt]nA vain, greedy, gluttonous person.dysphoria[dis-FAWR-ee-uh]nA state of unease or dissatisfaction with life.esoteric (eh-suh-TARE-ik) adjLikely to be understood by only a small number of people with a specialized knowledge.He listened to the esoteric philosophical debates.exoteric (eks-suh-TARE-ik) adjLikely to be understood by the general public.Many people could see the literal, exoteric meaning of the book, but many missed the deeper,esoteric level.faundious: adjEloquent.His letter to the family was lengthy and faundious.halitosis (HA-lih-toe-sis) nVery bad breath.She knew about her halitosis, so she always carried mints with her.ineffable (ih-NEH-fuh-bull) adjToo great to be described in words.I can’t describe the ineffable beauty of the Everglades.joie de vivre[zhwAduhVEE-vRuh]nExuberant enjoyment of life.

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