8 Week 9 - Center

8 Week 9
• Anarchy (n): social or political disorder due to
lack of government or leadership; lack of
obedience to authority
• N: anarchist
• Lucrative (adj): profitable; moneymaking
• Adv: lucratively
• N: lucrativeness
• Connoisseur (n): an expert or good judge of
art or food
• Servile (adj): acting in a way customary to
slaves; submissive; yielding
• Adv: servilely
• N: servility
• Conscientious (adj): careful and painstaking;
controlled by an inner sense of what is right
• Adv: conscientiously
• N: conscientiousness
• Prodigy (n): a person, especially a child, with
extraordinary talent or ability
• Adj: prodigious (used somewhat differently)
• Adv: prodigiously
• Luminous (adj): radiating or reflecting light;
shining; bright; brilliant intellectually
• Adv: luminously
• N: luminousness
• N: luminosity
• Onslaught (n): a vigorous assault or attack
• Jargon: specialized language concerning a
certain field, subject, or profession

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