Me Before You Glossary

Me Before You Glossary

aspiration

a hope or ambition of achieving something

blather

talk long-windedly without making very much sense

cheery

happy and optimistic

conduit

a channel for conveying water or other fluid

cripple

a person who is unable to walk or move properly because of disability or injury to their back or legs

cutlery

knives, forks, and spoons used for eating or serving food

deference

humble submission and respect

deft

neatly skillful and quick in one's movements

falter

start to lose strength or momentum

feeble

lacking physical strength, esp. as a result of age or illness

fluid

a substance that has no fixed shape

harassment

a feeling of worry, nervousness, or unease

hilarious

extremely amusing

hunchback

a back deformed by a sharp forward angle, forming a hump, typically caused by collapse of a vertebra

intricate

very complicated or detailed

midriff

the region of the front of the body between the chest and the waist

nappy

a baby's diaper

recipient

a person or thing that receives or is awarded something

robust

strong and healthy

seismic

of or relating to earthquakes or other vibrations of the earth and its crust

sloven

a person who is habitually messy or careless

vague

of uncertain, indefinite, or unclear character or meaning

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