Vocabulary Set 3 (Units 5 & 6) GT English 10

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Jocose

Cheerful; merry (adj)

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Jocular

Characterized by joking (adj)

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Festoon

To drape or adorn festively (v)

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Fete

To honor with a banquet (v)

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Bacchic

Of or related to a wild celebration (adj)

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Bacchanal

A drunken party or celebration (n)

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Plaintive

Sorrowful; expressing or evoking mourning (adj)

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Plaint

A lament or complaint (n)

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Elegy

A song or poem memorializing something or someone (n)

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Elegiac

Mourning that which is lost or past; sorrowful (adj)

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Somnolent

Drowsy; sleepy (adj)

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Soporific

Causing sleep or fatigue (adj)

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Sopor

Sleep; drowsiness (n)

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Languid

Lacking energy; weak (adj)

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Languish

To waste away (v)

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Languor

A lack of physical or mental energy (n)

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Vigilant

On the alert; watchful (adj)

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Vigilante

Someone who takes law enforcement into his or her own hands (n)

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Acquiesce

To give in (v)

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Requiem

A song or religious service for the dead or lost (n)

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Quittance

A repayment; a compensation (n)

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