Madison Rocha English 3 Vocabulary (3rd Hour) (Word 1: Forlorn (Forlorn…
Madison Rocha English 3 Vocabulary (3rd Hour)
Word 1: Forlorn
Forlorn:(adj)desolate or dreary; unhappy or miserable, as in feeling, condition, or appearance.
Forlornly:(adverb) I watched forlornly as the teacher put in my bad grade.
Synonyms: Depressed:(adj) sad and gloomy; dejected; downcast.
Hopeless:(adj) feeling or causing despair about something.
I felt forlorn as I had to go back to school after break.
Antonyms: Elated(adverb) marked by high spirits. Euphoric: polmarked by a feeling of great happiness and excitement : characterized by, based on, or producing euphoria
Synonyms: Elegy: (noun)a poem of serious reflection, typically a lament for the dead.
Lament:(noun)a passionate expression of grief or sorrow.
(noun) amusement, especially as expressed in laughter.
synonyms:Merriment: (noun)gaiety and fun.
High spirits: lively and cheerful behavior or mood.:
Antonyms:Misery: (noun)a state or feeling of great distress or discomfort of mind or body.
Prudence: (noun) the quality of being prudent; cautiousness.
Antonyms: Folly:(noun)lack of good sense; foolishness.
Surreptitious: (adj)kept secret, especially because it would not be approved of.
Synonyms:Secret:(adj)not known or seen or not meant to be known or seen by others.
Stealthy: (adj)behaving, done, or made in a cautious and surreptitious manner, so as not to be seen or heard.
Adumbrate:(verb)report or represent in outline. Indicate:(verb)to be a sign of; betoken; evidence; show. Point out (noun):a sharp or tapering end, as of a dagger.
Bare:(adj)(of a person or part of the body) not clothed or covered. Descriptive(adj)serving or seeking to describe.
Cognizant (adj):having knowledge or being aware of. Synonyms: Apprehensive (adj): anxious fearful. Informed(adj):
Dirge: (noun)a lament for the dead, especially one forming part of a funeral rite.