18 February 2015

Vocab 2/18/15

askance (adv.) -- with disapproval, suspicion, or distrust

cloister (n) -- a covered walk with an open colonnade on one side, running along the walls of buildings that face a quadrangle (v) -- to shut away from the world in or as if in a cloister; seclude

vicissitude (n) -- a change or variation; the quality of being changeable; mutability

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