COM 1101 Mid semester Vocabulary study sheet fall 2009

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COM 1101 – Dr. J. Parla Palumbo Fall 2009 Vocabulary Study Sheet – Mid-Semester Exam Author Word Part of Speech Meaning Lorde Fabled Adj. famous, legendary Injunction Noun order or demand Progressive Adj. favoring progress or reform Dilated Adj. enlarged Vulnerable Adj. unprotected Travesty Noun a ridiculous representation of something Decreed Verb ordered Pretense Noun false appearance Hughes Revival Noun a meeting for the purpose of reawakening religious faith Knickerbockered Adj. dressed in knickerbockers, full pants gathered below the knee Punctuated Verb emphasized, accentuated Ecstatic Adj. rapturously joyful and excited Mayblum Aka Abbrev. Abbreviation for “also known as” Lurched Verb moved suddenly and roughly Reams Noun (pl) large amounts Ticker-tape Noun paper strips released into the air in celebration Succumbed Adj. fallen victim to Junction Noun place of connection Ushered Verb led Retrospect Noun hindsight Nuclear winter Noun life destroying environmental darkening and cooling
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