Part 1.

lethargy
inactivity; showing an unusual lack of energy
loathly
highly offensive; arousing aversion or disgust
loom
a textile machine for weaving yarn into a textile
malevolent
wishing or appearing to wish evil to others
momentum
the product of a body's mass and its velocity
monotonous
tediously repetitious or lacking in variety

 

Part 2.

neurotic
affected by worry due to a mental disturbance
acoustics
the study of the physical properties of sound
alabaster
a fine-textured white gypsum used for carving
androgynous
having both male and female characteristics
antithetical
sharply contrasted in character or purpose
apoplectic
pertaining to a sudden loss of consciousness

 

Part 3.

approve
judge to be right or commendable; think well of
assay
a test of a substance to determine its components
avaricious
immoderately desirous of acquiring something
Balkanize
divide a territory into small, hostile states
barrage
the heavy fire of artillery to saturate an area
bastard
the illegitimate offspring of unmarried parents

 

Part 4.

blessing
a ceremonial prayer invoking divine protection
boor
a crude uncouth ill-bred person lacking refinement
carnage
the savage and excessive killing of many people
cascade
a small waterfall or series of small waterfalls
cavalcade
a procession of people traveling on horseback
chivalrous
attentive and honorable like an ideal knight

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2020-04-17