Notes On The And Its Effect On Society

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1. Tenuous- very weak or slight Noun The already tenuous relationship was destroyed when she found out he was cheating on her. 2. Recurring- occur again, periodically, or repeatedly Verb Once break ended, Stan had a recurring memory of his time on the beach. 3. Interminably- incapable of being terminated; unending: Adjective It seemed like the rain was interminably falling during the hurricane. 4. Immutable- unchanging over time or unable to be changed. Adjective When I told the secretary I could not make my appointment and asked if he could change it, he said sorry, it is immutable. Scene One 5. Interfused- join or mix (two or more things) together. Verb The smoothie was interfused with all kinds of fruits and berries. 6.…show more content…
Adjective The music from the chorus room was audible downstairs. 16. Secretions- a process by which substances are produced and discharged from a cell, gland, or organ for a particular function in the organism or for excretion. Verb The secretions that occur when your stomach hurts is called throw up. 17. Blancmange- a sweet opaque gelatinous dessert made with cornstarch and milk. Noun For dessert on my birthday, my mom made me blancmange. 18. Nimble- quick and light in movement or action; agile. Adjective The small mouse was nimble enough to cross the street without waiting for the cars to stop 19. Midas touch- To have a taste for wealth, greedy Noun The billionaire was known to have a Midas touch. 20. Shaft- a long, narrow part or section forming the handle of a tool or club, the body of a spear or arrow, or a similar implement. Noun If you get shot by an arrow, make sure the shaft stays attached to the head or else it could get stuck. Scenes Two and Three 21. Inducted- admit (someone) formally to a position or organization Verb The football legend was inducted to the hall of fame last night. 22. Victrola- a brand of phonograph Noun At the antique shop I saw a Victrola. 23. Spinster- an unmarried woman, typically an older woman beyond the usual age for marriage Noun The spinster was looking for a man to marry but she was told she was too old. 24. Grudging- given, granted, or allowed only reluctantly or resentfully Adjective She grudgingly
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