Vocab Unit 5

Term Definition
Addendum a thing that is added; an appendix or addition to book or written document
Aghast filled with amazement, disgust, fear, or terror
Cower to crouch or shrink away in fear or shame
Epitaph a brief statement written on a tomb or gravestone
Ethical having to do with morals, values, right and wrong
Inaudible not able to be heard
Intrigue crafty dealings, underhanded plotty
Intrigue to form and carry out plots; to puzzle or excite the curiosity
Plausible appearing true, reasonable, or fair
Prodigal wastefully extravagant; lavishly or generously abundant
Volatile highly changeable, fickle; tending to become violent or explosive; changing readily from the liquid to the gaseous state
Ample more than enough, large, spacious
Apparition a ghost or ghostly figure; an unexplained or unusual apperance
Assert to declare or state as truth, maintain or defend, put forward forcfully
Disdain to look upon with scorn; to refuse scornfully
Faceitous humorous, not meant seriously
Indiscriminate without restraint or control; the right to administer justice
Plebein common, vulgar; belonging to the lower class
Proximity nearness, closeness
Pulverize to grind or pound to powder or dust; to destroy or overcome