Monday, April 17, 2017

Blog Post #6

Definitions- Choose five unfamiliar words and define them.  If you know all of the words: find five words that you find interesting, define them, and describe why you think they are interesting.

 Word: Expediency               Page #: 74

Definition: The quality of being convenient and practical despite possibly being improper or immoral; convenience.

2.    Word: Profusely               Page #: 134
         Definition: To a great degree; in large amounts.

3.    Word: Consternation               Page #: 136
         Definition: Feelings of anxiety or dismay, typically at something unexpected.

4.    Word: Crass              Page #: 158

Definition: Lacking sensitivity, refinement, or intelligence.

5.    Word: Tacit                Page #: 178

Definition: Understood or implied without being stated.

6.    Word: Bemoaning                Page #: 181
Definition: Express discontent or sorrow over (something).

7.    Word: Revelry               Page #: 210

Definition: Lively and noisy festivities, especially when these involve drinking a large amount of alcohol.

8.    Word: Covert               Page #: 217
Definition: Not openly acknowledged or displayed.

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