The Scarlet Letter Vocab 5

The Scarlet Letter Vocab 5 - Samuel Castrejon Period 0 The...

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Period 0 10/12/11 The Scarlet Letter Vocabulary Set 5 1. Peal- a ringing set of bells; a loud burst of noise; a loud prolong reverberating sound Synonym- Chime 2. Penitence- regret for wrong doing Synonym-Remorse 3. Petty- of a small importance; narrowness of mind, ideas, or views Synonym- Negligible 4. Petulant- Unreasonable ill tempered or irritable; Peevish Synonym- Fretful 5. Piety- Full devotion to religious obligations and to God Synonym- Veneration 6. Placidity- Undisturbed by disorder or by tumult; peaceful Synonym- Placidness 7. Plaintive- Expressing sorrow or being mournful Synonym- Melancholy 8. Pomp- Magnificent display; dignified Synonym- Gaudery 9. Ponderous- Unwieldy; of great weight Synonym- Plodding 10. Portal- A massive and imposing doorway or entrance Synonym- Threshold 11. Portent- An indication of an omen or of something important about to occur; something amazing or marvelous Synonym- Prognostic 12. Posterity- Future Generations Synonyms- Descendants
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This note was uploaded on 03/19/2012 for the course ECON 103 taught by Professor Mr.sir during the Spring '12 term at Universidad de Granada.

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