COM 1101 Vocabulary - Definition essays - Cole Gleick Raspberry

COM 1101 Vocabulary - Definition essays - Cole Gleick Raspberry

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COM 1101 Vocabulary –Definition Essays Page # 1 Word Part of Speech Definition Cole futility n Ineffectiveness; sense of uselessness Entropy dissipated (past tense) v scattered in various directions Buffeted (past tense) v Hit, slapped, or pushed against, often repeatedly tepid adj moderately warm; lukewarm atrophied adj wasted; withered; deteriorated Gleick harrying v to harass, annoy, or prove a nuisance to by or as if by repeated attacks Life As Type A coinage n an invented word or phrase canonical adj authorized; recognized; accepted circuitously adv Indirectly; roundabout sanctimoniously adv In a hypocritically religious manner overt adj open to view ; observable, not hidden incipient adj beginning to exist or appear sedentary adj Inactive; characterized by a sitting posture hypervigilance n excessive watchfulness Correlations (plural) n mutual relations of two or more things strident adj loud, harsh, grating, or shrill staccato adj Disjointed; abrupt;
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Unformatted text preview: shortened and detached notes when played or sung foil n an opposite totem n A venerated emblem or COM 1101 Vocabulary Definition Essays Page # 2 symbol; a representation of such an object serving as the distinctive mark of a clan or group COM 1101 Vocabulary Definition Essays Page # 3 Author & Title Word Part of Speech Definition Raspberry diction n style of speaking or writing dependent upon word choice; clarity of enunciation The Handicap of Definition scrimping v (gerund) sparing or frugal; economizing to the extreme array n An impressive display of numerous items quintessentially adv most typically or most purely elocution n a person's manner of speaking or reading aloud in public inculcated v (past tense) Instilled or taught by frequent repetition concede v to yield or grant; to acknowledge as true, just, or proper...
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