Presentation on theme: "Accrue (verb) to grow or accumulate over time; to happen as a natural result Synonym: collect, accumulate, proceed from It’ll take a while to accrue enough."— Presentation transcript:
accrue (verb) to grow or accumulate over time; to happen as a natural result Synonym: collect, accumulate, proceed from It’ll take a while to accrue enough quarters to get that PS3.
annotation (noun) a critical or explanatory note or comment, especially for a literary work
bedlam (noun) a state or scene of uproar and confusion Synonyms: commotion, pandemonium, chaos, anarchy 2011 protests in Egypt that eventually toppled the government.
invective (noun) a strong denunciation or condemnation; abusive language; (adj) abusive, vituperative Synonyms: vituperation, abuse, diatribe
motley (adj) showing great variety; composed of different elements or many colors; (noun) a jester’s costume or a jester. Synonyms: variegated, heterogeneous, diverse The irony is that the members of Motley Crue aren’t different at all. This is a motley crew!
munificent (adjective) extremely generous, lavish Synonyms: bounteous, liberal
Procrastinate (verb) to delay, put off until later Synonyms: stall, temporize, dillydally
provocative (adjective) tending to produce a strong feeling or response; arousing desire or appetite; irritating, annoying. Synonyms: stimulating, arousing, vexing, galling
recondite (adjective) exceeding ordinary knowledge and understanding Synonyms: esoteric, arcane, profound Stephen Hawking
reprobate (noun) a depraved, vicious, or unprincipled person, scoundrel; (adj) wicked corrupt or unprincipled; (v) to disapprove of, condemn
sedentary (adjective) characterized by or calling for continued setting; remaining in one place Synonyms: seated, stationary, static If the sedentary remote control weren’t so far away I’d change my sedentary position, and change the channel.