KM Modernity Silas Marner 20 words

  1. aberration
    a state or condition markedly different from the norm
  2. amiable
    diffusing warmth and friendliness
  3. apparition
    a ghostly appearing figure
  4. candor
    the quality of being honest and straightforward in attitude and speech
  5. diffidence
    lack of self-confidence
  6. errant
    straying from the right course or from accepted standards
  7. fallible
    wanting in moral strength, courage, or will; having the attributes of man as opposed to e.g. divine beings
  8. formidable
    extremely impressive in strength or excellence
  9. homage
    respectful deference
  10. implacable
    incapable of being placated
  11. indignant
    angered at something unjust or wrong
  12. jovial
    full of or showing high-spirited merriment
  13. levity
    a manner lacking seriousness
  14. monotonous
    sounded or spoken in a tone unvarying in pitch
  15. pauper
    a person who is very poor
  16. ponderous
    having great mass and weight and unwieldiness
  17. scrupulous
    characterized by extreme care and great effort
  18. subterfuge
    something intended to misrepresent the true nature of an activity
  19. tenacity
    persistent determination
  20. irascible
    quickly aroused to anger