American lit list 13

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American lit list 13

  1. 1. Wealthy and privileged; well-to-do
  2. 2. AFFLUENT Wealthy and privileged; well-to-do
  3. 3. To give credit or recognition to
  4. 4. LEGITIMIZE* To give credit or recognition to
  5. 5. Causing great sadness or pessimism
  6. 6. DISMAL* Causing great sadness or pessimism
  7. 7. Additional to what is necessary; extra
  8. 8. SUPERFLUOUS Additional to what is necessary; extra
  9. 9. Sweetly flowing or sounding
  10. 10. MELLIFLUOUS Sweetly flowing or sounding
  11. 11. Seizing everything; greedy
  12. 12. RAPACIOUS* Seizing everything; greedy
  13. 13. To make less heavy or serious
  14. 14. LEAVEN To make less heavy or serious
  15. 15. Able to be influenced
  16. 16. SUSCEPTIBLE* Able to be influenced
  17. 17. Lack of seriousness; jolly or joking manner
  18. 18. LEVITY Lack of seriousness; jolly or joking manner
  19. 19. An idea important to a system of beliefs
  20. 20. PRECEPT* An idea important to a system of beliefs
  21. 21. To make less painful or dangerous
  22. 22. ALLEVIATE To make less painful or dangerous
  23. 23. Feeding on both plants and animals
  24. 24. OMNIVOROUS* Feeding on both plants and animals
  25. 25. To slip away; go by
  26. 26. ELAPSE To slip away; go by
  27. 27. Complete failure and ruin
  28. 28. COLLAPSE Complete failure and ruin
  29. 29. group of the most wealthy and privileged
  30. 30. ARISTOCRACY* group of the most wealthy and privileged
  31. 31. A falling back into an old illness or bad habit
  32. 32. RELAPSE A falling back into an old illness or bad habit
  33. 33. To move back or away from
  34. 34. RECEDE To move back or away from
  35. 35. Something given up or yielded
  36. 36. CONCESSION Something given up or yielded
  37. 37. Lack of agreement; harmony
  38. 38. DISCORD* Lack of agreement; harmony
  39. 39. To surrender
  40. 40. CEDE To surrender

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