English Words#

  • Trite - lacking orginality or freshness; overuse
  • sophism - clever but false argument used to deceive
  • demagogue - political leader who seeks to govern by appealing to popular desires and prejudices rather than rational argument
  • dispensation - exception to rule or usual requirement
  • consternation - anxiety and dismay at something unexpected
  • conceited - excessively proud of oneself
  • omniscient - knowing everything
  • auspicious - favourable, conducive to success
  • surreptitiously - in a way that attempts to avoid attention or notice
  • mnemonic - system such as a pattern of letters or associations to assist in remembering something
  • Altruism - disinterested and selfless concern for the well-being of others