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Vocabulary Unit 5. Level H. aficionado. Noun: an enthusiastic and usually expert follower or fan . browbeat. Verb : to intimidate by a stern or o verbearing manner; to bully. commensurate. Adjective: equal in size, extent, duration, or importance; proportionate;

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aficionado
aficionado

Noun: an enthusiastic and usually

expert follower or fan

browbeat
browbeat

Verb: to intimidate by a stern or

overbearing manner; to bully

commensurate
commensurate

Adjective:equal in size, extent, duration, or importance;

proportionate;

measurable by the same standards

diaphanous
diaphanous

Adjective: very sheer and light;

almost completely transparent

emolument
emolument

Noun: profit derived from an office or position or from

employment; a fee or salary

foray
foray

Noun: a quick raid, especially for plunder; a venture into

some field of endeavor

Verb: to make such a raid

genre
genre

Noun: a type, class, or variety, especially a distinctive

category of literary composition; a style of painting in which

everyday scenes are realistically depicted

homily
homily

Noun: a sermon stressing moral principles; a tedious

moralizing lecture or discourse

immure
immure

Verb: to enclose or confine within walls; to imprison,

to seclude or isolate

insouciant
insouciant

Adjective: blithely indifferent or unconcerned;

carefree; happy-go-lucky

matrix
matrix

Noun: a mold; the surrounding situation or environment

obsequies
obsequies

Noun: funeral rites or ceremonies

panache
panache

Noun: a confident and stylish manner, dash;

A strikingly elaborate or colorful display

persona
persona

Noun: a character in a novel or play;

the outward character or role that

a person assumes

philippic
philippic

Noun: a bitter verbal attack

prurient
prurient

Adjective: having lustful desires or interests;

Tending to arouse sexual desire

sacrosanct
sacrosanct

Adjective: very sacred or holy; inviolable;

Set apart or immune from questioning or attack

systemic
systemic

Adjective: of or pertaining to the entire body;

Relating to a system or systems

tendentious
tendentious

Adjective: intended to promote

a particular point of view,

doctrine, or cause; biased

or partisan

vicissitude
vicissitude

Noun: a change, variation, or alteration;

(pl) Successive or changing phases or conditions