insane_vocab_w16 - Insanely Hard Vocabulary #16 agerasia: n...

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Insanely Hard Vocabulary #16agerasia: nThe state of looking younger than one really is.Because of her agerasia, she gets carded at rated R movies even though she’s twenty-eight.anopisthographic[an-uh-PIS-thuh-graf-ik]adjHaving writing only upon one side.The handed out an anopisthographic worksheet.brimborion: nSomething which is useless or nonsensical.Timmy’s mom threw away all of the brimborian in his room.calliopean [kuh-lie-uh-PEE-uhn]adjPiercingly loud or shrill, often used to describe a voice.The calliopean singer shattered the glass in the room when she reached her high note.coup de maître: nA master stroke; an outstanding skillful and opportune act.The villain performed a coup de maître when he caught the hero in a trap.diaphoretic[die-uh-fuh-RET-ik]: adj(Of a person) sweating heavily.The teenager was diaphoretic after the workout.endomorphic: adjBeing short but powerful.Since that wrestler is endomorphic, his opponents have a hard time pinning him.hypobulia: nTrouble making up one's mind.That person in the front of the line has the worst hypobulia I’ve ever seen! He’s been up there forfive minutes.nychthemeron: nA period of 24-hours.The sprinkler system operates once in a nychthemeron.obliviscence[ob-luh-VES-uhns]nForgetfulness.Because of his obliviscence, he left behind his car keys.

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English, Coup d Etat, Singing, Vocal range, Insanely Hard Vocabulary, coup de ma tre

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