Up to Snuff #76: Vocabulary List #3

Up to Snuff #76:  Vocabulary List #3

By Afua Serwah Osei-Bonsu

Defiled

Ebbing

Startling eyeballs

Unforeseen

Threshold

Baleful

Prophesied

Inlaid material

Assemblies

Utilitarian projects

Impressive

Proper

Mass

Pinnacle

Epic

Denouncement

Nation overthrown

Purgatory

Post

Amateur

Phallus

Sphere

Vulgarized influence

Ideal beauty

Bridal

Golden Age

Advice

Duties

Devoted

Revising

Encounters

Disastrous

Doctrine

Platonic

Reincarnation

Nationality

Procure

Retreat

Perplexity

Shrine

Sagging skin

Fate

Divine

Engendered

Mandala

Eye, portal

Developments

Fullest expression

Inseparable

Substantial

In comparison

Tradition

Speculations

Sources

Elements

Subject to

Interval

Acoustical Theory

Influential

Orbits

Produce sounds

Spheres

Mode

Standards

Analogy

The former

Behavior

Cause

Structure

Berates

Sensationalism

Pantomime

Prime

Artistic marvel

Progress

Figures

Freedom tradition

Depicting

Ease

Naturalism

Realization

Posture

Folds drapery

Free to invest

Forms

Phallic

Subject matter

Popular

Religious subjects

Pragmatic, less idealistic

Everyday life

Superseded

Predecessor

Virtuosity

Culture

Emphasized

Courtship

Grainy

Decoupage

Body

Physical World

Metaphor

Knowledge of

Condition of

Imagine non living

Syllogism

Imitation of an action

Embellished

Narrative

Pity and fear

Purgation of these emotions

Harmony

Center of the story

Diction

Plot

Incidents

Qualities

Magnitude

Complete

Ornament

Several kinds

Separate parts

Rhythm

Tragic

Powerful moral

Social Myth

Primitive

Proverb

Evolution

Rational

Justice

Explicit

Instruction

Swollen

Philosophy

Violation

Triggers reaction

Chaotic

Result

Theory

Ideas

Drama

Style

Biographical

Feature

Portrayed

Respects

Alternate reality

Outside space

Negative space

Pluralistic

Evidence

Fertile

Control

Razed

Sprawling

Upheaval

Serenity

Speculated

Humanities:  What does it mean to be human?

Dominion over creation

As analysis of human situation

Root human problem

Folly

Shaft

Prize

Practice

List extracted from ”Arts, Ideas and Civilization” By Jack A. Hobbs & Robert L. Duncan, Prentice Hall

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