Library of Souls Glossary

Library of Souls Glossary

placid

A peaceful calmness; serene.

infallible

Beyond reproach; perfect; right beyond all question.

abattoir

Slaughterhouse; butcher shop.

facile

Superficial; shallow and trite.

fetid

In a rotten state; putrid, decaying and foul.

hysterical

An elevated sense of agitated excitement, often stimulated by fright or anxiety.

complement

A supplement; accompanied by; partnered with.

peculiar

Strange and unusual; weird and atypical.

peregrine

Foreign and outlandish.

interrogation

Questioning someone in a manner consistent with a cross-examination in a courtroom.

dainty

Fragile and exquisite; delicate and elegant.

jaunty

Carefree and lively with just a touch of cockiness.

menagerie

A collection of animals.

withered

Wasting away; skeletal; sickly and close to death.

immortal

Incapable of dying; god-like; eternal.

infiltrate

To penetrate secretly; to insinuate.

persecute

To single out for punishment.

quickening

Hurrying; rushing; speeding up; hastening an arrival.

iconic

The model or ultimate personification of an entity.

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